(3) (3) Jacoby Ellsbury of the Boston Red Sox seen here during a game played at Fenway Park in Boston , Massachusetts,. The player having become a free agent this off-season signed a reputed six-year $153 million deal to play for the New York Yankees . Ellsbury, age 30, has been plagued by injuries in recent seasons , but his agent Scott Boras believes his client will be a productive player and provide the clubhouse leadership needed by the franchise . It begs the question will Jacoby Ellsbury now become the heir-apparent to Derek Jeter as perhaps the new captain of the team ? AP Photo / Jae C Hong ….