Discussion

Boy George puts Derek Jeter on notice

Hank calls out captain, Yanks for 'building mansions' instead of championship seasons

Updated: February 22, 2011, 7:28 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

TAMPA, Fla. -- This year, it seems like it's The Captain's turn to get The Treatment.

George Steinbrenner had Dave Winfield to kick around. Now, Boy George has Derek Jeter.

It kind of goes with the territory, I suppose, and since Jeter was the Yankees' No. 1 free-agent acquisition of the offseason, it is only natural that this year, he would be singled out to wear not a 2 but a target on his back.

That's the Yankees Way, and always has been over the 38 years of the Steinbrenner ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Airbrained!
    First, a DL trip. Now Tanaka must take a cross-country flight to see the team doc.
  • Ells Yeah!
    Jacoby Ellsbury blasted a 14th-inning solo shot to crown the Yanks victorious.
  • Eeny, Meeny, Miny, Melo
    Melo's agent told ESPN that his client still "hasn't made a decision yet."
  • Jarrett Jack To Nets
    The Cavs traded Jarrett Jack to the Nets as part of a three-team deal with Boston.
  • Four The Win
    The Mets won four straight games for the first time since July 12, 2013.

ALSO SEE