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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...

Lou Gehrig Speech Recited by Yankees’ Derek Jeter and 30 MLB 1st Baseman (Video)
July 2nd, 2014 at 2:57 PM
The 75th anniversary of Lou Gehrig's "Luckiest man alive" speech will be on July 4 and is being commemorated by Major League Baseball. ***VIDEO1*** One of the ways to remember Gehrig is to recite his infamous speech made in 1939 through the mouths of 30 current first baseman in the league, with...

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...

Masahiro Tanaka Tells Fans to Vote Derek Jeter for 2014 MLB All-Star Game (Video)
June 30th, 2014 at 5:18 PM
New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka deserves to play in the 2014 MLB All-Star game and he believes you should give your vote to his teammate, Derek Jeter. ***VIDEO1*** The Yanks' Instagram brings us Tanaka's playful plea to vote for The Captain which he says in two different languages, Japanese and English: As...

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...

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...

Tony Gwynn’s Epic 1998 World Series Performance Vs. New York Yankees (Video)
June 16th, 2014 at 4:56 PM
On Monday, June 16, 2014 we remember San Diego Padres legend Tony Gwynn who passed away at the age of 54. ***VIDEO1*** Gwynn was one of the best pure hitters this writer has ever seen and he holds the same stature in the history of baseball. It's likely most would agree with that sentiment. "Mr....

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: 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...

New York Yankees: Joe Girardi’s Answer to Moving Derek Jeter Down in Lineup
June 10th, 2014 at 9:53 PM
Moving Derek Jeter down in the New York Yankees lineup has been a hot topic in The Captain's last season and manager Joe Girardi spoke about it on Tuesday. ***VIDEO1*** Girardi's quote comes via Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News: “He’s always been a guy that has responded during the course of...

Don Zimmer Remembered by New York Yankees Players, Organization and Fans
June 5th, 2014 at 1:42 PM
One of the greatest baseball minds ever passed away on Wednesday at the age of 83: Don Zimmer. ***VIDEO1*** During his countless decades in Major League Baseball, Zimmer affected many lives along the way, including some of the biggest names in New York Yankees history. Former manager Joe Torre and current skipper...

New York Yankees: Mariano Rivera Voices Full Support for Alex Rodriguez; Praises Derek Jeter’s Career
June 3rd, 2014 at 8:09 PM
When you get the label of PED user like Alex Rodriguez has on him, it's tough to find supporters because everyone thinks you're a cheater and nothing more. But in fact, the suspended New York Yankees slugger has a very vocal supporter for him. ***VIDEO1*** At a recent interview in New York,...