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Derek Jeter Hits 1st Home Run Since August in Yankees 3-2 Win Over Blue Jays (Video)
September 19th, 2014 at 12:01 AM
You have to go all the way back to August 1 since the last time Derek Jeter hit a home run for the New York Yankees in the 2014 season. ***VIDEO1*** Stuck on three home runs for the season, Jeter came up to bat in the bottom of the sixth inning facing...

Derek Jeter Appears in New Gatorade Tribute Commercial Featuring Frank Sinatra ‘My Way’ Tune
September 18th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Back in July, the Nike commercial that was made for New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter entitled "RE2PECT" swept the internet and went viral for months and was considered extremely well done. ***VIDEO1*** This time, it's another one of Jeter's sponsors who are at it with their own commercial and video tribute...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter Thanks Fans of Opposing Teams for Showing Love
September 18th, 2014 at 8:02 AM
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has received an incredible about of love and adulation from not only his own fans, but fans of opposing teams around the sport. ***PHOTO1*** For that, Jeter is thankful and he said so to YES Network's Meredith Marakovits prior to his final game at Tropicana Field...

New York Yankees Have Hit Many More Tampa Bay Rays Hitters in Last 5 Years
September 17th, 2014 at 2:45 PM
Even though the Tampa Bay Rays have hit five New York Yankees batters in the pair's last four games, that still isn't enough to eclipse the Bronx Bombers' lead over their division rivals in the hit-by-pitch category when both teams are head-to-head. ***PHOTO1*** That's right, the Yankees are in the lead with...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter Feeling OK After Taking Hit-by-Pitch in Tuesday’s Game Vs. Rays
September 17th, 2014 at 12:16 PM
In a span of four games, New York Yankees players have been hit by a pitch five times; something that has irritated manager Joe Girardi big time. ***PHOTO1*** Yankees captain and shortstop Derek Jeter was on the receiving end of two of the hit-by-pitches from Tampa Bay Rays pitching and during Tuesday...

Breaking Bad Actor Bryan Cranston Imitates Derek Jeter in MLB One-Man Show for TBS Postseason
September 17th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
Bryan Cranston has become one of the more well-known actors over the last couple of years for his award-winning performance as the character Walter White in the hit TV-show Breaking Bad. ***VIDEO1*** Before that, most knew him from the other hit-television shows Malcolm in the Middle and How I Met Your Mother,...

Jordan Brand to Honor Derek Jeter with 2 Sneakers for New York Yankees Captain
September 16th, 2014 at 9:31 AM
Jordan Brand has announced that it will release a special sneaker in order to honor New York Yankees Captain Derek Jeter's final season in Major League Baseball. ***PHOTO1*** First, we have the Air Jordan 1 Retro Jeter: To Honor Derek Jeter, Nike Releases Air Jordan 1 “Jeter” pic.twitter.com/keLL8pIpyr — XXL Magazine (@XXL) September...

New York Yankees Derek Jeter is Honored by Rock and Roll Hall of Famers KISS (Video)
September 11th, 2014 at 7:45 PM
From one Hall of Famer to another, Kiss taped a video message to honor Yankee Captain Derek Jeter. The video will be featured on the scoreboard at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Band members; Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Eric Singer and Tommy Thayer pay tribute to Jeter in the video. "Hey Yankees fans," Stanley...

WWE Superstars John Cena and the Big Show Pay Tribute to Derek Jeter (Video)
September 11th, 2014 at 7:03 PM
With all the tributes Derek Jeter is receiving these days, it's amazing how many people he's touched, in and out of baseball. The latest are two WWE Superstars, John Cena and The Big Show. ***VIDEO1*** Cena spoke about how he has emulated Jeter and looked up to him for years. "I think...

New York Yankees Playoff Hopes Went Out Window with Series Loss to Kansas City Royals
September 10th, 2014 at 1:26 PM
The New York Yankee’s playoff hopes suffered a blow this weekend, as they dropped 2 of 3 to the Kansas City Royals in New York, twice being shut out for all nine innings. Superb outings by Michael Pineda, Brandon McCarthy, and Shane Greene were not enough to carry this...

Michael Jordan Idolizes Derek Jeter, Teases Yankees Captain About Number of Rings
September 8th, 2014 at 5:46 PM
Michael Jordan was on hand to celebrate New York Yankees great Derek Jeter on Sunday and he gave the Yankees Captain an incredible compliment. ***PHOTO1*** Jordan and Jeter both have the connection to NIKE, but their relationship apparently extends far beyond that and the two are close to this day. The Chicago Bulls...

New York Yankees Players Realizing Slim Postseason Hopes are Fading Quickly
September 8th, 2014 at 9:23 AM
There are two numbers that fans of the New York Yankees need to pay attention to going forward. ***PHOTO1*** 12. 12 is the magic number separating them from the Baltimore Orioles and the magic number that will end their chances of winning the American League East. 17. 17 is the magic number separating...

Michael Jordan Attends Derek Jeter Day; Yankees Captain Calls Him ‘Big Brother He Never Had’
September 8th, 2014 at 8:47 AM
On Sunday during the day to celebrate Derek Jeter's career as a member of the New York Yankees, one of the special guests in attendance to surprise Jeter was NBA legend and Hall of Famer Michael Jordan. ***VIDEO1*** Jordan and Jeter have been friends ever since the 1994 baseball season when both...

Derek Jeter Thanks Fans at Yankee Stadium on Sunday During ‘Derek Jeter Day’ (Video)
September 8th, 2014 at 1:51 AM
With three weeks left in his baseball career, the New York Yankees chose to honor Derek Jeter on Sunday at Yankee Stadium with Derek Jeter Day. ***VIDEO1*** Fans got to witness Yankees from the past come to the Bronx and honor the Yankees captain and shortstop who is playing in his final...