Derek Jeter

Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees warms up before his game for the Charleston RiverDogs at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park on July 2, 2013 in Charleston, South Carolina.  (Source: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Girardi: A-Rod Has To Prove He Can Still Play

Alex Rodriguez will have to show in spring training that he can still can play third base for the New York Yankees.

09/29/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees runs to first base after hitting a single for his last career at bat in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox during the last game of the season at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Source: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jeter Has RBI Single In Final At-Bat

The ball, marked and numbered for the occasion, bounced high off the dirt and down the third-base line, where a rookie who was 4 years-old when Derek Jeter made his major league debut leaped into the air to attempt a barehanded play.

09/29/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees on the field prior to the last game of the season against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Jeter In Lineup As DH For Farewell Game At Fenway Park

Derek Jeter is listed as the designated hitter and batting second for the New York Yankees when they play the Boston Red Sox in the final game of his 20-year career.

09/28/2014

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12 Best Tweets Celebrating Derek Jeter’s Legendary Final Hit At Yankee Stadium

While fans, non fans, kids and adult everywhere celebrated the legendary Yankees’ captain’s last hit at Yankee stadium, let’s take a look at the best reactions from friends of DJ, fellow athletes and other celebrates who took to Twitter to pay their RE2PECT to Number 2.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium on September 7, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Jeter Poised For Final Game In The Bronx

When Derek Jeter puts on New York’s navy pinstripes Thursday for one final home game, it won’t matter to a packed Yankee Stadium that there’s no postseason play on the line.

09/25/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees singles against the Detroit Tigers during the first inning at Comerica Park on August 26, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Source: Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Louisville Slugger Retiring Derek Jeter’s Bat Model

Louisville Slugger has been making baseball bats for more than a hundred years, but there’s one model it won’t be making any longer: the P72, the model that Derek Jeter has used his entire career.

09/25/2014

Derek Jeter passed Carl Yastrzemski on the all-time hits list on Monday night. Jeter now has 3,420 career hits, one more than Yastrzemski. (Source: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Jeter Passes Yastrzemski With Three Hits Off Darvish

The New York Yankees got a bigger dose of Yu Darvish this time.

07/29/2014

American League All-Star Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees acknowledges the crowd after being pulled in the fourth inning during the 85th MLB All-Star Game at Target Field on July 15, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Top Memorable Moments In All-Star Game History

Now that another MLB All-Star Game has come and gone, the time to reflect on what went down is upon us. The 2014 version of the Midsummer Classic provided fans with another memorable moment when New York Yankees star Derek Jeter showed his thanks to players and fans after being removed from his final All-Star Game.

07/16/2014

American League All-Star Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees acknowledges the crowd after being pulled in the fourth inning during the 85th MLB All-Star Game at Target Field on July 15, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Source: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Jeter, Trout Lead AL To 5-3 Win In All-Star Game

Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball’s national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and then delivered two final All-Star hits.

07/16/2014

Target Field during the National Anthem during the Minnesota Twins home opener against the Boston Red Sox on April 12, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Source: Hannah Foslien /Getty Images)

Baseball’s Best Ready To Square Off In MLB All-Star Game

Mike Matheny had quite the choice for the National League’s All-Star starter.

07/15/2014

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