Willie Calhoun thrives in battle for Yankees’ left-field job

Here’s Saturday’s Yankees spring training nugget: Willie wins Fighting for the job, left fielder Willie Calhoun caught a fly ball and prevented Danny Jansen from tagging out of third. Calhoun then hit a double off the right field wall. He’s 11-for-30 (.367) in the Grapefruit League. Willie CalhounUSA TODAYSports round and round Josh Donaldson, who […]

Willie Calhoun hopes bat earns him Yankee chance after injuries

TAMPA — On the Yankees, Willie Calhoun wants to take a break. Good kind. In 2019, the then-Rangers outfielder emerged as an impressive young left fielder with good pops (21 home runs), good contact ability, and good .848 OPS. Then the bad break started. Broken his jaw after being hit in the side of his […]