Homer Giles Bush
Positions: Second Baseman and Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 180 lb.
Born: November 12, 1972 in East St. Louis, IL
High School: East St. Louis HS (East St. Louis, IL)
Drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 7th round of the 1991 amateur draft.
Signed June 7, 1991.
Debut: August 16, 1997 (Age 24.277)
vs. TEX 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1999 season [*]
Teams (by GP): BlueJays/Yankees/Marlins 1997-2004
Final Game: June 8, 2004 (Age 31.209)
vs. COL 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
News -- May 2014
- 5/23 It's About the Money (Stupid): Understanding The Yankees’ Trade Philosophy For 2014: Mike Carlson/AP
During the Brian Cashman-era, the Yankees front office has evolved their philosophy on trades dramatically. Perhaps...
News -- February 2014
- 2/18 Jays Journal: The Roger Clemens Trade: 15 Years Later:
February 18, 1999 is a date familiar to many Toronto Blue Jays fans. It is the day that we let the biggest steal in the history...
- 2/4 Padres Public: Team Awards: Minor League Level
Player of the Year – awarded annually to the top offensive player among all the Padres Minor League teams
News -- July 2013
- 7/26 James Smyth Broadcast: Alfonso Soriano and the Longest Gaps Between Yankees Stints: Alfonso Soriano is coming back to the Bronx. The former Yankee farmhand that played in two World Series, clubbed a would-be title-clinching...
News -- March 2013
- 3/20 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: 1999: As the years passed since the triumph of 1993, we were left with things like Tim Johnson‘s whacked out fighting in Vietnam...
News -- February 2013
- 2/24 Bleeding Yankee Blue: JORGE & LAURA POSADA: POWER COUPLE:
We are Team Posada here. You know that about us here at Bleeding Yankee Blue. We appreciate all that Jorge Posada...
- 2/18 Billy-Ball.com: It Always Comes Back to Baseball – February 18, 2013: The sad news came that the troubled country music star Mindy McCready was found dead yesterday of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot...
- 2/16 Bleeding Yankee Blue: IF HOMER BUSH AGREES, THEN BYB NAILED IT!:
I just wanted to give a shout out and a "Thank you" to Former Yankee Homer Bush, who, on Facebook chimed in on the Kevin Youkilis...
- 2/3 BronxPinstripes.com: Yankee Super Bowl Picks: The wait is over. ESPN’s two-week orgy of analysis is mercifully done and we can finally watch the Ravens and the 49ers...
News -- January 2013
- 1/10 YankeeAnalysts.com: Countdown to Spring Training: 33: While I would’ve liked to talk about Nick Swisher here and pontificate about how underappreciated he was by the average...
News -- December 2012
- 12/25 Bleeding Yankee Blue: CHRISTMAS EXCLUSIVE: INTERVIEW WITH MY 10 YEAR OLD:
We've interviewed some great people since Bleeding Yankee Blue's birth. It's been great. To date,...
News -- July 2012
- 7/26 WasWatching: Yankees To Bat Lead-Off In Starting Line-Up Since 1996: Add Ichiro to the list today. Rk Player #Matching PA 1 Derek Jeter 922 Ind. Games 4368 2 Chuck Knoblauch 524 Ind. Games 2448 3...
News -- June 2012
- 6/13 Radical Baseball: Free substitution: caddy, designated runner, courtesy runner.: I have been advocating free substitution in baseball for a while. See my post in the Call to the Pen blog tomorrow.
News -- December 2011
- 12/20 Bleeding Yankee Blue: EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: HOMER BUSH: In my lifetime as a fan of baseball, as well as the New York Yankees, I always rooted for the little guy. Growing up, I appreciated...
News -- September 2011
- 9/5 Bleeding Yankee Blue: EXCLUSIVE: CLUBHOUSE CONFIDENTIAL: Luis "Squeegee" Castillo was a Yankee Clubhouse kid during one of the most important times in recent Yankees history. From 1998...
News -- June 2010
- 6/21 WasWatching: Yanks Bench Not Offering Infield Support?: Via Ken Rosenthal -
The Yankees bought a lot with their major-league leading $206 million payroll.
But, as usual, they skimped...