Jeter, Mo, and the Minors: Thursday Yankees Links

  • Joe at River Avenue Blues wonders if Derek Jeter’s successor is already on the Yankees roster. I was recently asked about this topic and I’ll repeat the very same thing I said then: I have no idea who Jeter’s successor will ultimately end up being, but whoever it is I don’t envy him for having to try to fill Jeter’s shoes.
  • It’s two words no baseball fan wants to hear: blown save. William at the Captain’s Blog takes a look at the plethora of blown saves that have already occurred in the first week of the season.
  • For those of you missing some former Yankees, Chad Jennings at the Journal News has an update on a handful of them.
  • And from former Yankees to baby Yankees – check out how the Yankees minor league affiliates are performing so far.