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MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Won’t Take Risk on Troy Tulowitzki
July 23rd, 2014 at 3:20 PM
If you ask the New York Yankees Universe who it would like to replace Derek Jeter at shortstop next season, the name that almost always comes up is Colorado Rockies veteran, Troy Tulowitzki. ***VIDEO1*** It would seem like a perfect fit for New York, as Tulowitzki not only admired Jeter when he...

Derek Jeter Day Ticket Prices Skyrocket After New York Yankees Announcement
July 22nd, 2014 at 11:03 AM
On Friday, the New York Yankees announced they would be celebrating Derek Jeter's career during the September 7 game versus the Kansas City Royals, and since then ticket prices for the game have skyrocketed to an incredible amount of money. ***VIDEO1*** Jesse Lawrence of Forbes wrote an article spelling out how much...

Derek Jeter Figurine for New York Yankees Giveaway at Stadium on Monday Night
July 21st, 2014 at 6:05 PM
The New York Yankees are giving away a cool piece of memorabilia on Monday night when fans in attendance will receive a Derek Jeter figurine before the game versus the Texas Rangers. A shot of The Captain's likeness has been shared by MLB.com on Instagram: Kids and adults alike would enjoy having...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter’s Gifts from Cincinnati Reds, Todd Frazier
July 19th, 2014 at 3:09 PM
Normally when the New York Yankees are on the road, Derek Jeter receives gifts from the team they are playing when they are in the final game of the series. ***PHOTO1*** On Saturday, while the New York Yankees were playing host to the Cincinnati Reds at Yankee Stadium, it was the Reds...

MLB Trade Rumors: Growing Feeling New York Yankees Could Swing Trade for Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki
July 19th, 2014 at 11:19 AM
With Derek Jeter's upcoming retirement after this season, the question continues to remain; who will become the next shortstop of the New York Yankees after the Yankees captain hangs up the spikes in November. ***VIDEO1*** Even with players like Hanley Ramirez and J.J. Hardy set to become free agents after the season...

New York Yankees to Celebrate Derek Jeter’s Career with Special Day and Giveaway
July 18th, 2014 at 9:41 PM
The New York Yankees will take their turn celebrating Derek Jeter's career on September 7, when the Bronx Bombers take on the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium. ***VIDEO1*** Jeter's special day will include a pre-game ceremony and fans in attendance will receive a commemorative coin that will honor The Captain's illustrious...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter Set to Break All-time Record on Friday Night
July 18th, 2014 at 6:22 PM
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has accomplished many things throughout his career and he's about to pass another milestone in what has been a legendary run. ***VIDEO1*** According to the Yankees public relations department on Twitter, Elias Sports Bureau is reporting that The Captain will make history against the Cincinnati Reds...

Derek Jeter Accepts Beard Challenge, Hates 4PM Games and Boosts ASG Ratings
July 18th, 2014 at 10:16 AM
Derek Jeter is a true renaissance man. He owns a publishing company that produces kids books, he's the Captain of the New York Yankees and has five World Series rings. ***VIDEO1*** Jeter also accepts beard challenges, has ideas about how to change baseball and can put butts in front of televisions.   The Beard...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter Kicks Joe Buck Out of Locker Room Before 2014 All Star Game (Video)
July 16th, 2014 at 12:10 PM
Many know Joe Buck as the main play-by-play voice for FOX Sports and have heard him call many World Series games, as well as a lot of NFL games which includes many Super Bowls. ***VIDEO1*** However, he does have a reputation amongst fans as being one of the most annoying voices in...

Tickets for Derek Jeter’s Last Game at Yankee Stadium Selling for Crazy Money
July 16th, 2014 at 11:06 AM
All the hoopla surrounding Derek jeter's final season with the New York Yankees and in Major League Baseball is making ticket prices skyrocket for The Captain's last games. ***VIDEO1*** Dana Wessel of 96.3 KTWIN showed just how crazy things are getting for the matchup with the Baltimore Orioles, including a ticket price...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter Goes 2-for-2 with Double, Run Scored; American League Wins 2014 All Star Game 5-3
July 15th, 2014 at 11:44 PM
In 2013, it was Mariano Rivera's farewell at the All Star Game when it was at Citi Field. In 2014, it was Derek Jeter's turn for the farewell from the sport. ***VIDEO1*** Jeter got the loudest ovations of the night when he was introduced in the pre-game player introductions and then got...

CBS News Botches Derek Jeter’s Name in Tweet for 2014 MLB All-Star Game
July 15th, 2014 at 11:09 PM
CBS News is considered a reputable source in the industry, but their botching of New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter's name in a tweet during the 2014 MLB All-Star Game was just bad. ***VIDEO1*** In fact, it was really bad, as the Sporting News pointed out: Michael Jeter? CBS News botches All-Star Game...

Derek Jeter Jokes About Harold Reynolds’ Age on Live MLB All-Star Game Interview
July 15th, 2014 at 10:43 PM
After he was pulled from the game in the fourth inning of the 2014 MLB All-Star Game, Derek Jeter gave a live interview during the bottom of the fifth inning with FOX announcers Joe Buck and Harold Reynolds. ***VIDEO1*** Everything went as planned except for the digs Jeter took at Reynolds' age...

Every Derek Jeter Highlight from 2014 MLB All-Star Game
July 15th, 2014 at 7:48 PM
UPDATE: Wednesday, July 16 at 12:23 a.m. ET Derek Jeter has responded to Adam Wainwright's admission he gave the Yankees Captain pitches to hit in his first at-bat of the 2014 MLB All-Star Game: Jeter on Wainwright: "If he grooved it, thank you. You still have to hit it. I appreciate it." —...

Derek Jeter’s Custom Nike Cleats for 2014 MLB All-Star Game Show History
July 15th, 2014 at 6:55 PM
Derek Jeter will be sporting a custom pair of Nike cleats for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game showing what he has done in past midsummer classics all over the impressive footwear. ***VIDEO1*** The official Jordan brand Twitter account shared the picture of Jeter's custom kicks that help explain the history of his...

New York Yankees Dellin Betances Honored to Be Derek Jeter’s Teammate on AL All-Star Team
July 15th, 2014 at 5:01 PM
It's been quite a ride for Dellin Betances this past year. Last season he was in AAA-Scranton, struggling as a starting pitcher, when he switched to the bullpen after six starts, and then everything clicked. Fast forward to 2014, and Betances is on the sitting on the bench alongside Derek Jeter...

A Derek Jeter Story That New York Yankees Fans Have Never Heard Before
July 15th, 2014 at 3:45 PM
Think you've heard every story about New York Yankees Captain Derek Jeter? Well, think again. ***VIDEO1*** ESPN baseball writer and analyst Tim Kurkjian was a guest on the Steven A. Smith and Ryan Ruocco show on ESPN New York 98.7 FM, and he shared an interesting story about Jeter that was told to...

MLB Trade Rumors: Colorado Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki: ‘Perfect Story’ to Take Over for New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter
July 15th, 2014 at 11:37 AM
While Troy Tulowitzki won't publicly come out and say he wants a trade out of the Colorado Rockies, he's slowly dropping hints that he would accept one. ***VIDEO1*** A few weeks ago, the Rockies shortstop said he wouldn't mind getting one to play for a contender and since the Rockies aren't contending...

Derek Jeter Asked Ridiculous Question at 2014 MLB All-Star Game Media Day
July 14th, 2014 at 5:48 PM
The 2014 MLB All-Star week was in full swing on Monday as media day brought some interesting questions and quotes, but none more bizarre than a question presented to New York Yankees shortstop, Derek Jeter. ***VIDEO1*** Jeter spoke to the media for the final time of his career before an MLB All-Star...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter to Lead Off for American League Team in 2014 All Star Game
July 14th, 2014 at 1:49 PM
On Monday, the starting lineups were announced for each league's squad for the 2014 All Star Game for Tuesday night at Target Field in Minnesota. ***VIDEO1*** For the American League, the lineup is as follows: SS Derek Jeter LF Mike Trout 2B Robinson Cano 1B Miguel Cabrera RF Jose Bautista DH Nelson Cruz CF Adam Jones 3B Josh Donaldson C Salvador...