Inklings News

Yankees make a postseason push

Yankees look to win first World Series of the decade

Grady Narang '20 and Ethan Frank '20

October 16, 2019

Playing sports drives sports fandom for Principal Thomas

Principal Thomas channeling his old baseball skills with his signature swing. As a Yankee fan, Thomas’s eyes will be glued to the television this October as he watches the Bronx Bombers try to win the World Series for the first time since 2009.

Ethan Frank '20, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

If there was a ball on the ground, Staples's new Principal Stafford Thomas Jr. would be picking it up. At a young age, he got involved in all kinds of sports. Whether it be football, basketball, baseball or anything he and his friends could find. “We would play three hours of sports after school,” Thomas s...

Yankees deny Girardi renewed contract

Yankees deny Girardi renewed contract

October 29, 2017

By Emma Rojas '18 In an email Thursday afternoon, Joe Girardi, 53, the Yankees former manager, announced that the organization will not be renewing his contract. Girardi said, “With a heavy heart, I come to you because the Yankees have decided not to bring me back." Girardi played four year...

One last tribute to the captain

Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada, Mariano Rivera, Derek Jeter look on during Bernie Williams Day.

May 29, 2017

By: Elliot Kaufman '19 and Jack Shapiro '19 ...

Yankees to retire Jeter’s jersey number

Yankees to retire Jeter’s jersey number

December 22, 2016

By: Frenchy Truitt It’s rare a player is so talented that a team opts to retire his jersey number. Out of over 1,500 players in Yankees history, the team has retired 21 players’ numbers, and Derek Jeter will be the 22nd player to have his number retired by the team. After 20 seasons playing for the New York Yankees,...

NYCFC Playoff Preview

NYCFC Playoff Preview

October 31, 2016

By Jonathan Kaner and Alex Reiner

Farewell, Captain

Farewell, Captain

Andrew Vester, Staff Writer

October 10, 2014

Fourteen-time All-Star.  Five-time World-Series champion.  Winner of the Gold Glove and Silver Slugger awards five times.  In his 20-year career, these are some of Yankee shortstop Derek Jeter’s achievements. Known to many baseball fans as “The Captain,” Jeter is a member of the 3,000 hit...

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