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Do The Yankees Already Have Derek Jeter’s Replacement?

Nunez is not really a common name among Yankee fans, but it soon could be.

While Derek Jeter has not had the best start to the 2010 season, Nunez has had a brilliant start down in AAA Scranton.

He is currently hitting .328 with two home runs and 21 RBI, he also has 12 steals and has scored 19 runs. Basically, he can do it all, except for fielding.

Nunez committed 33 errors last season at AA, making him a major liability on defense. It's not that he doesn't have the arm, in fact he has a cannon of an arm. So good of one that the Yankees wanted to turn him into a pitcher one year that he was struggling.

He just doesn't know how to control his throws. The problem seems to stem from his foot work.

But there ...

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