The New York Yankees Come to Yankee Stadium and meet the 2009 WS champions. Presented by: Jeremy Gordon Project 12: My Favorite Sports Team 12/15/10
Background Information on The New York Yankees • The team colors are red, blue and white • Yankee Stadium in the Bronx • Became the Yankees in 1913 • 95 wins-65 losses in 2010
Meeting the Yankees Derek Jeter SS Curtis Granderson CF Mark Texiera 1B Alex Rodriguez 3B Robinson Cano 2B Nick Swisher RF Jorge Posada C Brett Gardner LF Nick Johnson DH
Robinson Cano Player’s Stats: Age: 28 Position: 2B Career Highlights: Winning 2009 WS, hitting .320 in 2009, 2010 All-Star game, 2010 Homerun Derby, Gold Glove award for 2B.
Nick Swisher Age: 28 Position: RF Career Highlights: Winning 2009 WS, Big 10 freshman of the year,participated in the 2010 homerun derby
Derek Jeter Age: 36 Position: SS Career Highlights: All time Yankees hits leader, Rookie of the Year, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2009 WS champions, WS MVP, 4 time silver slugger award, 5 time gold glove award
Player in Action Curtis and Derek Diving play, Nick A-rod hitting a homer CC Derek Jeter Robicano don’tchaknow