|Jan. 9 8:39 PM PT9:39 PM MT10:39 PM CT11:39 PM ET23:39 ET4:39 GMT12:39 CST9:39 PM MST11:39 PM EST12:09 AM VEN8:39 UAE10:39 PM CT-Reserve infielder Jayson Nix has agreed to a minor league contract with the Tampa Bay Rays. The deal announced Thursday includes an invitation to major league spring training.
Analysis: The 31-year-old Nix appeared in 87 games for the New York Yankees in 2013, batting .236 with three homers and 24 RBIs. He played 48 games at shortstop, 41 at third base and four at second base.
|Aug. 21 5:24 PM PT6:24 PM MT7:24 PM CT8:24 PM ET20:24 ET0:24 GMT8:24 CST5:24 PM MST7:24 PM EST7:54 PM VEN4:24 UAE (+1)7:24 PM CT-Nix was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a broken left hand after he was hit by a pitch from Toronto's R.A. Dickey the night before.
Analysis: New York manager Joe Girardi said he expects Nix to miss the rest of the season.
|July 3 4:09 PM PT5:09 PM MT6:09 PM CT7:09 PM ET19:09 ET23:09 GMT7:09 CST4:09 PM MST6:09 PM EST6:39 PM VEN3:09 UAE (+1)6:09 PM CT-Nix returned to action and started at third base in the Yankees' game against the Dodgers on Tuesday.
Analysis: Nix had been on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained right hamstring.
|May 14 7:48 AM PT8:48 AM MT9:48 AM CT10:48 AM ET10:48 ET14:48 GMT22:48 CST7:48 AM MST9:48 AM EST10:18 AM VEN18:48 UAE9:48 AM CT-Nix went 2 for 4 on Monday as the Yanks and Tribe split a doubleheader.
Analysis: Nix hiked his average to .253.
|May 8 10:33 AM PT11:33 AM MT12:33 PM CT1:33 PM ET13:33 ET17:33 GMT1:33 CST10:33 AM MST12:33 PM EST1:03 PM VEN21:33 UAE12:33 PM CT-Nix had two hits Tuesday in a 2-0 loss to the Rockies.
Analysis: Nix is a journeyman who not much is expected from as he fills in for the legendary Derek Jeter. That's exactly what Nix is producing - not much. Bench him immediately if you somehow are starting him.
|Apr. 8 2:55 PM PT3:55 PM MT4:55 PM CT5:55 PM ET17:55 ET21:55 GMT5:55 CST2:55 PM MST4:55 PM EST5:25 PM VEN1:55 UAE (+1)4:55 PM CT-Nix went 3 for 4 while filling in at shortstop in a 7-0 victory over Detroit on Sunday.
Analysis: With both Derek Jeter and Eduardo Nunez out, Nix homered and had two RBIs in the win.