MIAMI - Derek Jeter says the Miami Marlins are better than this.If he's wrong, the woebegone franchise is headed for its worst season yet.The Marlins began the week with the worst record in the majors at 9-24 (.274), ...
May 7, 2019
MIAMI - Derek Jeter waited a long time for his first win as CEO of the Miami Marlins.Not in terms of games - just innings.Miguel Rojas' sharp single to center brought home Brian Anderson with two out in the 17th inning, ...
Mar 31, 2018
MIAMI - Derek Jeter says when his ownership group took over the Miami Marlins in October, he thought Giancarlo Stanton would be with the team in 2018.Stanton says Marlins officials threatened to keep him for the rest of his career.In the ...
Dec 12, 2017
NEW YORK - Gene Michael, the slick-fielding shortstop nicknamed Stick who went on to manage the New York Yankees and then as an executive built a power that won four World Series in five years, died Thursday. He was 79.Michael had ...
Sep 8, 2017
CHICAGO - Derek Jeter won five World Series during a 20-year run with the New York Yankees. He piled up 3,465 hits and made the All-Star team 14 times while becoming one of baseball's biggest stars.Will that ...
Aug 17, 2017
NEW YORK - Derek Jeter held a microphone and spoke without notes to the crowd that filled sold-out Yankee Stadium. His No. 2, the last of the single digit pinstripes, had been retired and a plaque in his honor dedicated that will ...
May 15, 2017
MIAMI - Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush have formed a team in their attempt to buy a team.The former New York Yankees star and former Florida governor have joined forces in their pursuit of the Miami Marlins, a person familiar with the ...
Apr 20, 2017
NASSAU, Bahamas - They were voted rookie of the year 20 years ago in their respective sports and quickly piled up championships. Tiger Woods and Derek Jeter finally had a chance to play golf together on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time).Only one of ...
Nov 29, 2016
NEW YORK - A third fight between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley may no longer be interesting to several boxing fans, but trainer Teddy Atlas said there's one thing that makes the April 9 bout at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas ...
Jan 21, 2016
ALTHOUGH Derek Jeter is said to be finding golf to be a struggle, he has a swing that can hit the ball flush every now and then, and he made some money from it - from US President Barack Obama.An avid golfer, ...
Aug 26, 2015
NEW YORK - Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit and smiled all the way around the bases on Friday night (Saturday, Manila time), the highlight so far in what's become a resurgent season for the formerly disgraced slugger. ...
Jun 20, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO - Madison Bumgarner sat in the outfield alongside Jake Peavy before Game Seven of the World Series and told his teammate exactly what needed to happen: Tim Hudson would work a few innings and get the ball to Bumgarner, who would ...
Dec 31, 2014
BOSTON - Meb Keflezighi strode alone down Boylston Street, past the patched-up sidewalks and re-opened restaurants that line the path to the Boston Marathon finish line. On his race bib he had the names of those killed there by a pair ...
Dec 25, 2014
GOTHIC folklore met modern dentistry, with the whole world watching.This was the World Cup and the Bite of Brazil - a mouthwatering, open-jawed, succulent chomp on an unsuspecting victim that would have done proud any vampire worth his cape.Perhaps odder ...
Dec 25, 2014
PHOENIX - In a three-team trade on Friday (Saturday, Manila time), the Arizona Diamondbacks sent slick-fielding, light-hitting Didi Gregorius to the New York Yankees, where he becomes a favorite to replace Derek Jeter at shortstop.Gregorius' first major league ...
Dec 6, 2014
NEW YORK - The perfect script.Derek Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning, the latest storybook moment in a charmed and illustrious career, to give New York a 6-5 victory ...
Sep 26, 2014
NEW YORK - All that's left for Derek Jeter to do is say goodbye.Right now, though, the captain is still stewing over a lost season.New York was eliminated from playoff contention Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time), wasting a three-run ...
Sep 25, 2014
NEW YORK - Derek Jeter is going out his way.On the first day of the final regular-season homestand for the New York Yankees' captain, Gatorade began running a 90-second advertisement showing Jeter walking around the Bronx neighborhood outside Yankee ...
Sep 19, 2014
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - Yankees manager Joe Girardi has seen enough of his players getting hit by pitches from the Rays lately.Derek Jeter was plunked on the left hand by Steve Geltz in the eighth inning of a 6-1 loss to ...
Sep 17, 2014
NBA
NEW YORK - Derek Jeter has been doused inside the New York Yankees' clubhouse after accepting the Ice Bucket Challenge and dishing off to Michael Jordan.Jeter was sitting on a chair placed on the Yankees logo in the middle of the ...
Aug 20, 2014
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