4:36 PM EST, Fri March 06, 2015

Thursday morning notes: Pirela could be odd man out in roster battle

When the Yankees signed Stephen Drew, his most obvious fit was at second base. While the Yankees said Jose Pirela and Rob Refsnyder would still get a chance to make the roster, Drew instantly became the clear favorite at the position. Now that the Yankees have prioritized Drew’s playing time with Didi Gregorius, it’s becoming […] The post Thursday morning notes: Pirela could be odd man out in roster battle appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Wednesday notes: Stephen Drew determined to stick at second base

When the first batter of the game hit a ground ball to second base, the former shortstop charged it, scooped it, and threw it away. It was an error on Stephen Drew’s first play of the spring, which was not the best way to win over a fan base that’s already skeptical at best. For […] The post Wednesday notes: Stephen Drew determined to stick at second base appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
River Ave. Blues Mar 4, 2015

The Low Expectations for Stephen Drew [2015 Season Preview]

If he was two or three years older, the season Stephen Drew had last year might have been a career-ender. Players in their mid-30s don’t get to come back from that, at least not on a contract that guarantees them $5M. Seasons like that usually result in a minor league contract or a forced retirement. [...] The Low Expectations for Stephen Drew [2015 Season Preview] is a post from: River Avenue Blues The post The Low Expectations for Stephen Drew [2015 Season Preview] appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Newsday Mar 1, 2015

Stephen Drew settles for playing second

In talking to Stephen Drew, you get the impression he'd like to be playing shortstop somewhere. And really, who could blame him for feeling that way?
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 20, 2015

Yankees' Stephen Drew excited for 1st full spring training in years

Injuries, contract issues have stopped him from completing full spring workouts since 2011

On the 40-man: Stephen Drew

Continuing to look at each player on the Yankees 40-man roster, up next is a long-time shortstop who moved to second base late last season and has now re-signed with the Yankees presumably to be the regular second baseman until a younger alternative proves ready to take the job. STEPHEN DREW Age on Opening Day: […] The post On the 40-man: Stephen Drew appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 11, 2015
Yankees spring training: Will Stephen Drew stick at second base?

Yankees spring training: Will Stephen Drew stick at second base?

Breaking down second base for the Yankees before they head to Tampa, Fla.

Stephen Drew Photos

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