Results tagged ‘ Derek Jeter ’

Opening Day in Houston

Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter got his 3,317th hit, got plunked, and got his final season started. Nolan Ryan threw to Craig Biggio, and Scott Feldman threw like every Houston fan hopes he will again. Dexter Fowler got it all started for Houston with doubles in his first two ABs as an Astro, Jesus Guzman went deep, Jose Altuve pestered the visitors and they were happy in Texas. Now every team has played a regular season game and nobody is 0-0 in the Standings. We have all the firsts . . . . (more…)

2 Days – Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter

On April 2, 1996, Derek Jeter and the number 2 were already synonymous.

It was his first Opening Day, the start of a championship season and eventual dynasty, and he did two things that were spectacular. Rarely does a player get even one such moment. (more…)