Didi Gregorius RUMORS & NEWS

  • Didi Gregorius on succeeding Jeter: ‘It’s never in the past’

    New York Post "Just because Didi Gregorius is entering his second year as the Yankees’ shortstop doesn’t mean he is looking forward to the talk of being Derek Jeter’s replacement dying out. “It’s going to come up anyway, it’s never in the past,’’ Gregorius said Tuesday following a workout at the Yankees’..." February 24

  • Didi Gregorius settles contract at $2.425 million

    The LoHud Yankees Blog "From Jack Curry, the Yankees have settled on a contract with Didi Gregorius for $2.425 million this season. Gregorius was arbitration-eligible for the first time in his career. The Yankees have now settled with half of their arb-eligible players: Gregorius, Michael Pineda and Dustin..." January 19

  • Yankees' Didi Gregorius admits he's lost at plate, report says

    Newark Star-Ledger "The man replacing Derek Jeter has been terrible at the plate and he has no idea if he's on the right track. Or at least that's according to a report from the New York Post's Dan Martin, in which Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius admits his frustration with his woeful stat line: .214 batting..." May 22

  • After brutal start, Yankees' Didi Gregorius playing steadier at shortstop

    Newark Star-Ledger "Perhaps no player on the Yankees had unfairer expectations coming into 2015 than Didi Gregorius who was replacing the legendary Derek Jeter at shortstop. And is start to the season didn't help any. Gregorius, through 10 games and 36 appearances, was hitting just .152 and had committed..." May 06

  • Derek Jeter’s replacement has a new mentor — A-Rod

    New York Post "Alex Rodriguez continues to put his stamp on the Yankees in different ways. Rodriguez was on the Yankee Stadium field three hours before Tuesday night’s 4-2 victory over the Rays, mentoring young shortstop Didi Gregorius. As infield coach Joe Espada hit ground balls, Rodriguez, who played..." April 29

  • Yankees believe Gregorius will be good to go for Opening Day

    New York Post "While the Yankees don’t seem too concerned about Didi Gregorius’ sprained left wrist, there was a degree of swelling in the area. “Didi still had a little swelling, so I don’t know if he will play [Wednesday],’’ Girardi said of Derek Jeter’s replacement at short after Tuesday’s 3-1 loss to the..." April 01

  • Report: Yankees get SS Didi Gregorius in three-team trade

    USA Today "The New York Yankees have found their replacement for Derek Jeter, who retired at the end of the 2014 season. The Yankees acquired shortstop Didi Gregorius from the Arizona Diamondbacks as part of a three-team deal that also includes the Detroit Tigers, according to several media..." December 06

  • Pirates, D'Backs Have Discussed Didi Gregorius

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Pirates have had trade talks with the Diamondbacks about shortstop Didi Gregorius, tweets Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports. Last Wednesday, Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com reported the D'Backs were making Gregorius available in trade, after Chris Owings won the team's starting shortstop job...." March 24

  • Gregorius lifts Diamondbacks over Padres 2-1 in 12th

    Arizona Republic "The Diamondbacks set a major-league record for extra innings played in a single season while taking a 2-1 victory in 12 innings over the San Diego Padres at Petco Park. The three extra innings gave the Diamondbacks 78 extra innings this season two more than the 1969 Minnesota Twins. The..." September 25

  • Recovering Gregorius cleared for baseball activities

    MLB.com "Four days after being hit in the helmet with a 93-mph fastball, D-backs shortstop Didi Gregorius cleared all concussion tests Tuesday and resumed normal baseball activities. "He'll take ground balls, swing and do everything today except play the game," D-backs manager Kirk Gibson said. "He has..." May 01

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    Nick Piecoro @nickpiecoro

    Gregorius said he feels a little sore. Told his CT scan looked good. Going to meet with team doctor before they decide on 7-day DL or not.

  • Gregorius’ hustle pays off in hard-fought Diamondbacks win over Giants

    Arizona Republic "In his first four games with his new team, rookie Didi Gregorius displayed a line-drive swing, a smooth glove and a strong arm. But in his fifth game on Tuesday night, it was his aggressiveness on the bases that helped the Diamondbacks avoid another gut-wrenching loss at AT&T Park. Gregorius..." April 24

  • Gregorius Elbow Injury to Sideline Him for Good Portion of Spring Training

    Venom Strikes "When the Diamondbacks acquired shortstop Didi Gregorius from the Cincinnati Reds in the Trevor Bauer trade, many believed that he would be the shortstop of the future for the franchise. Any hopes that the future might be now were put on hold today when it was revealed that the 22-year-old has been..." February 13

  • Diamondbacks' Didi Gregorius could start season on disabled list

    Arizona Republic "General Manager Kevin Towers said shortstop prospect Didi Gregorius, acquired in December in the Trevor Bauer trade, has been shut down for roughly the past month with elbow problems and might have to start the season on the disabled list. Towers said Gregorius’ elbow didn’t feel good after a..." February 12