Daily Archives: December 7, 2014

According to Jon Heyman at CBS Sports the Atlanta Braves are interested in signing free agent infielder Stephen Drew. braves may consider stephen drew for 2B. http://t.co/1D4ztL5d4i — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) December 7, 2014 Drew, a Georgia native who is coming off the worst year of his career, has never played a full season at second base. In fact, the only began playing second base last season with the New York Yankees. He made 31 appearances at second in 2014 hitting just 162/.237/.299. He’s a good defender and played for the 2013 World Champion Boston Red Sox hitting .253/.333/.443 with […]

Atlanta Braves interested in signing Stephen Drew?

It’s not like Derek Jeter can be replaced. He can’t. We all know it. He’s Derek Jeter. He’s an icon and a first ballot Hall of Famer. Everyone respects who love the game of baseball re2pects Jeter, how he handled himself on and off the field. Most of the people who re2pect him also love him. I’m far from a Yankees’ fan, so are a whole lot of other baseball fans (there ARE 29 other teams) but I am a Derek Jeter fan. It’s virtually impossible not to be and if you say you are not you are probably lying. […]

Replacing Derek Jeter: Gregorius and long-term options like Moncada

*My original intent was NOT to insult anyone, so let’s try this again and see if my point comes across a bit better, ok? Ok. Here we go … I realized the importance of the distinction between the type of female baseball fan (but it can go for all sports) described, for lack of better descriptive words, “groupies” or “cleat chasers” or just plain “bandwagon fans” who like the sport because the team is winning and it is the “in” thing to like and a female baseball fan who is actually takes sports seriously, understands the game and strives to […]

Not a groupie, not a cleat chaser, just a girl ...