Jerry Hairston Jr retires as player, takes broadcasting job

Jerry Hairston Jr. is retiring after spending the past two seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers. The 37-year-old utilityman hit .211 this year with two homers and 22 RBIs in 204 at-bats. He said on Twitter on Wednesday, ''after 16 seasons decided retiring is my best opportunity. Game will not miss me but I will miss it and teammates immensely!'' Hairston has a...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Jerry Hairston Jr. Joins Sports Net LA Crew

Looks like congratulations to J. Hair Jr. are in order! Per Chicago Cubs reporter, Bruce Levine, veteran utility journeyman Jerry Hairston Jr. will join Nomar Garciaparra in conducting pre/post game analysis for the new Dodgers channel, Sports Net LA, Congrats to Jerry Hairston on new deal as pre and post game analyst on the Dodgers TV games. 14 years and a ring is a...
Via The True Blue Crew
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Hairston Jr. happy about Blackhawks Cup win

LOS ANGELES Jerry Hairston Jr. makes no bones about his love for the Chicago Blackhawks. As soon as you walk into the Dodgers clubhouse theres a red No. 19 Jonathan Toews sweater hanging from his locker. Its been there for nearly the duration of Chicagos Stanley Cup Championship run. Hairston Jr. watched the first two periods of the Blackhawks 3-2 Cup clinching win on Monday night...
Via Fox Sports West
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Hairston Jr. to have season-ending surgery

The season is officially over for Jerry Hairston Jr., the Dodgers utility player extraordinaire. The Dodgers announced after Wednesdays game that Hairston will have surgery on his left hip sometime in the next two weeks. Hairston has been on the disabled list since Aug. 13 with what the Dodgers initially called an inflamed hip. He did not respond to an anti-inflammatory injection...
Via Fox Sports West
August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Jerry Hairston Jr. makes terrible outfield throw

Los Angeles Dodgers left fielder Jerry Hairston Jr. had a baseball slip out of his hands while fielding a ball during Tuesday night's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, resulting in what may be the worst throw ever by an outfielder. In the top of the ninth inning as D-backs batter Chris Young hit a ball down the line near the left field stands. Hairston tracked down the...
Via Holdout Sports
August 01, 2012  |  Discuss

The Way Jerry Hairston Jr. Started You Wouldn’t Think The Dodgers Would Get Hammered By Reds

Jerry Hairston Jr. got the Dodgers scoring started early when they took on the Reds. He hit a home run blast in the first inning and just like that the Dodgers were up over the first place Reds 1-0. The the second inning came and the Dodgers would get their second run of the game when the Dodgers star short stop Luis Cruz hit a sac fly to deep center field and James Loney scored...
Via USA Sports 360
July 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Dodgers place Hairston Jr. on DL

The Los Angeles Dodgers placed infielder/outfielder Jerry Hairston Jr. on the 15-day Disabled list and recalled infielder Justin Sellers from Class AAA Albuquerque, the team announced on Friday. Hairston has a left hamstring injury. The move is backdated to May 7. He is hitting .315 in 19 games. Sellers went 2-for-7 for the Isotopes. He hit .150 in 10 games for the Dodgers before...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 11, 2012  |  Discuss

GIFcap: Jerry Hairston Jr. – Defensive MVP, Presidential Candidate, Pangaea Play Inventor

So if you have been following the Dodgers at all this year, you’d know that Jerry Hairston Jr. is slowly becoming something of a folk hero, sort of like A.J. Ellis but not quite that awesome. Unlike Ellis, Hairston’s heroics have primarily been defensive, as he has starred again and again and again on the
May 03, 2012  |  Discuss

GIFcap: Jerry Hairston Jr. Is Playing Ridiculous Defense

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April 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Dodgers ink Hairston Jr. to two-year pact

The Los Angeles Dodgers signed veteran utility man Jerry Hairston Jr. to a two-year, $6 million deal during the first day of baseball's Winter Meetings on Monday. Hairston will reportedly earn $2.25 million next season and $3.75 million in 2013. The deal is pending a physical. The 35-year-old Hairston hit .270 with five homers and 35 RBIs while splitting time with Washington...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 05, 2011  |  Discuss

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