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New York Yankees: Derek Jeter’s Gift from Minnesota Twins (Video)
July 5th, 2014 at 6:22 PM
Derek Jeter was presented with gifts on Saturday afternoon before the New York Yankees took on the Minnesota Twins. ***VIDEO1*** Sure, the gifts weren't as flashy as some others given to Jeter in 2014, but they were special nonetheless. First and most importantly, Jeter received a check for $10,000 for his charity, the...

New York Yankees Derek Jeter Ties Lou Gehrig for Most Doubles in Team History
July 4th, 2014 at 10:25 AM
On Tuesday night in the Bronx, Derek Jeter doubled off of David Price in the bottom of the fourth inning at the Yankee Stadium. The double was Jeter's 534th of his career and that tied him for the all-time Yankees lead with Hall Of Fame first baseman, Lou Gehrig. ***VIDEO1*** Jeter also got his 3,000th...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter’s ‘The Dive’ Play is 10 Years Old (Video)
July 1st, 2014 at 8:14 AM
This may sound insane, but it has been TEN years since Derek Jeter selflessly made a dive into the stands at the old Yankee Stadium versus the New York Yankees' rival, the Boston Red Sox. ***VIDEO1*** "The Dive" as it is known as in most circles was one of the most memorable...

Pete Rose on Hits Record: Never Thought Derek Jeter Had a Chance of Passing Him
June 29th, 2014 at 5:04 AM
It's funny how things turn out. In 1963 the Cincinnati Reds named Pete Rose their starting second baseman and the then 21 year old infielder was headed for great career in baseball. In 1995 Derek Jeter made his Major League debut with the New York Yankees at shortstop, both players...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter’s Career Highlights Vs. Boston Red Sox (Video)
June 27th, 2014 at 6:49 PM
Derek Jeter has done a lot of great things throughout his career, but none better than the many, many times he burnt the Boston Red Sox. As we prepare for another three-game set between the two all-time rivals, let's take a look back at what Jeter has done to the boys...

New York Yankees Derek Jeter Turns 40; Will Join Exclusive Club of Shortstops
June 27th, 2014 at 11:35 AM
Happy Birthday to Derek Jeter! The Yankees shortstop who turned 40 years old yesterday will celebrate his milestone birthday by starting at short against the Boston Red Sox, tonight in the Bronx. With the start, Jeter will join an exclusive club of shortstops who played at the age of 40 and...

Yankees Notes: Derek Jeter’s Birthday, Luis Severino No-No and Red Sox Series
June 25th, 2014 at 8:30 PM
Here are some news and notes from the New York Yankees Universe. ***VIDEO1*** Derek Jeter's Birthday The Captain will celebrate his birthday on June 26 when he turns 40. It seems like only yesterday Derek Jeter was a fresh-faced kid just making it to the big leagues and now he's at the end...

New York Yankees: Mark Teixeira Interviews Derek Jeter on ‘Foul Territory’
June 25th, 2014 at 7:03 PM
For some things, words just aren't enough. ***VIDEO1*** The latest installment of "Foul Territory" with host Mark Teixeira features New York Yankees shortstop and legend, Derek Jeter. Tex isn't the best of interviewers as evidenced in this video, and no words were needed from Jeter himself to confirm that.   HOT HEADLINES Jays Join Yanks in...

Derek Jeter Admits to Mistakes in Field During New York Yankees 7-6 Loss to Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday
June 25th, 2014 at 9:46 AM
In his 19 years as a professional player, Derek Jeter has always carried a lot of professionalism on the field for the New York Yankees. ***VIDEO1*** So for him to make a mistake on the field is such an eye-popping thing because Jeter always plays the game hard and the right way,...

Hideki Matsui’s Retirement Advice to New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter: Get a Wife
June 24th, 2014 at 4:32 PM
On Sunday during the 68th version of the New York Yankees' Old Timer's Day, Hideki Matsui was able to catch up with his former teammates in his return to the place where he made himself a postseason legend. ***VIDEO1*** One of which was his longtime teammate and friend in Derek Jeter, who...

New York Yankees Derek Jeter Tops Two Million All-Star Votes; Leads AL Shortstops
June 22nd, 2014 at 11:46 PM
New York Yankee, Derek Jeter is looking like the favorite to start at shortstop for the American League in this year's All-Star Game. Jeter currently sits atop the leader board with 2,353,336 million votes as he vies for his 14th career All-Star appearance. ***VIDEO1*** Jeter has amassed the sixth most votes in the...

New York Yankees Derek Jeter Closing in on Two Million All-Star Votes; Catcher Brian McCann Grabs Top Spot
June 17th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter is closing in on his 14th All-Star Game selection. The Yankee captain, who is playing in his 20th and final season in the Bronx is currently the top vote getter among American League shortstops. Jeter has accumulated 1,810,451 votes so far, in this season's fan...

Derek Jeter Receives Standing Ovation from Oakland A’s Fans on Sunday (Video)
June 16th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Prior to his first at-bat in his last game at the Oakland Coliseum, Derek Jeter received a great standing ovation from both New York Yankees and Oakland Athletics fans in attendance on Father's Day. The video is courtesy of MLB.com: Your browser does not support iframes. No matter where he goes, Jeter is...

New York Yankees Derek Jeter Feels That Dad’s ‘Positive’ Influence is Key to His Success
June 15th, 2014 at 11:46 PM
Derek Jeter has found great success in a very tough sport and credits his dad Dr. Sanderson Charles Jeter's positive influence as a key to his success. ***VIDEO1*** "My dad is very positive, very optimistic", Jeter says. We play a sport that's full of negativity on a daily basis, but he always...

New York Yankees: Young Derek Jeter with Soccer Ball Photo
June 15th, 2014 at 6:36 PM
If you haven't seen a picture of the young version of Derek Jeter holding a soccer ball, look no further for such a throwback shot of the New York Yankees legend. ***VIDEO1*** As Jeter makes his final trip to each respective visiting ballpark in Major League Baseball, memories are being shared on...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter’s Tame Gift from Oakland A’s
June 15th, 2014 at 4:12 PM
The Oakland A's showed their appreciation for Derek Jeter's career by giving the New York Yankees shortstop what can be considered a tame gift as compared to most of the things he has gotten. Oakland, which was represented by former Yankee turned A's hitting coach Chili Davis and manager Bob Melvin,...

Oakland A’s Video Tribute to Derek Jeter Won’t Include Infamous Flip Play
June 13th, 2014 at 6:58 PM
Perhaps one of the most infamous defensive plays in Major League Baseball history, the Derek Jeter flip play, will be left out of the Oakland Athletics' video tribute to the New York Yankees shortstop on Sunday. The Flip:  #FarewellCaptain pic.twitter.com/bRTJKTWGOq — MLB (@MLB) February 12, 2014 Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter’s Turn 2 Foundation Giving Chance for Fans to Spend Day with Yankees Captain
June 12th, 2014 at 9:05 PM
UPDATE: The announcement from Derek Jeter's foundation was a chance for the fans to potentially meet the Yankees captain and shortstop, as the Turn 2 Foundation is holding a contest that gives a lucky fan a chance to spend the day with Jeter. ***PHOTO1*** Details are in the Twitter link. ******** Derek Jeter's charity, the...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter on Masahiro Tanaka: You Look Forward to Him Pitching, Dominating Out There
June 12th, 2014 at 10:59 AM
In his Hall of Fame career, New York Yankees captain and shortstop Derek Jeter has played alongside a lot of great pitchers in his 19 years. ***VIDEO1*** Roger Clemens, Randy Johnson, Andy Pettitte, Mike Mussina, Mariano Rivera. The latest; Masahiro Tanaka, who thus far has lived up to the hype of the...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter’s Latest Gift from Seattle Mariners
June 10th, 2014 at 10:40 PM
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter got another gift from a Major League Baseball team, this time from the Seattle Mariners. On Tuesday night, Jeter was given a base from Safeco Field and a seat from the old Kingdome (Seattle's old home ballpark), as well as a check for his charity...