There aren’t many athletes out there whom you could say are both overrated and also truly great. But you can say that with Derek Jeter. The way hardcore Yankees fans talk about the guy, you’d think and he’s the greatest, classiest, most clutch shortstop of all time. And some of them, citing his five championship […]
It's not that the Yankees manager lacks choices, it's that he lacks alternatives. On Thursday, Ken Davidoff of the New York Post published a column in which he quizzed Yankees manager Joe Girardi on why Derek Jeter and his.267/.315/.319 averages are batting second. Show More Summary
On Thursday afternoon, Derek Jeter will bid farewell to Detroit as he plays his final regular-season game at Comerica Park. Detroit is the fifth-last stop in Jeter’s swan-song tour, which brings to an end a glittering 20-year MLB career. Undoubtedly, Jeter’s name will be etched in baseball folklore as one of the game’s all-time greats. Show More Summary
Derek Jeter came to Detroit for his final regular-season series here and jovially spoke to reporters about everything from growing up nearby to his plans following the season.
DETROIT (AP) — It's the type of anecdote that sounds like an urban legend: The New York Yankees once sent Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera down to the minors at the same time?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Derek Jeter drove in two runs in his final scheduled trip to Kauffman Stadium, backing a sharp outing from Michael Pineda and helping the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Monday night for their fifth straight win.
Kansas City is the runaway leader for scariest Derek Jeter goodbyes. With Derek Jeter's retirement coming at the end of the year, people are falling all over themselves to pay tribute to the surefire Hall of Famer. Teams are giving him gifts. Show More Summary
As we see a superstar like Derek Jeter nearing the end of his final season, it makes you wonder who is in the next wave of baseball's best. Ernie Johnson and Ron Darling take a look at some of baseball's best young talent in the American and National League. Let us know what you think in the comments below. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
"Shut him down!" With each pitch that Masahiro Tanaka throws, the cries from fans echo fainter. When it would have been simpler to let their ace wait and watch as Derek Jeter's last season faded away rather than burned out, the New York Yankees didn't go the easy way. Show More Summary
Now there is only one. Or, rather, the “2.” The summer of Joe Torre rolled on Saturday at Yankee Stadium with the Yankees formally retiring their four-ringed skipper’s No. 6, leaving only Derek Jeter’s No. 2 as the only single-digit Yankee uniform not to be consigned to pinstripe Valhalla.
After seeing Derek Jeter and Joe Torre take part in the ice bucket challenge, it was only inevitable that disgraced Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez would come out of hiding to get doused himself.
Derek Jeter took the field Thursday with a special good luck charm - courtesy of the Daily News.
At long last, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has reached the pinnacle of the sporting world. Chicago Bulls legend and Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan took the plunge Wednesday morning, answering challenges from David Beckham, Ray Allen and Derek Jeter. Show More Summary
Retiring Yankees legend Derek Jeter took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge yesterday in the clubhouse at Yankee Stadium. If you ask a devout Yankees fan, they’ll probably tell you it was the greatest, classiest, and most clutch ice bucket challenge of all time. However, in reality it was pretty run of the mill. That being […]
Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter was the latest to take the ice bucket challenge to raise money for ALS research. These ice bucket challenges are getting a little played out, though the increased visibility has helped raise well over $20 million to date for ALS research. Show More Summary
Turns out, the hit that tied Derek Jeter with Honus Wagner came a day later than everyone thought.
Major League Baseball said Tuesday that the infield single by Derek Jeter on Aug. 8, which tied him for sixth on the career list, was an error by Cleveland first baseman Carlos Santana.
They have to re-write the baseball's history books. Derek Jeter didn't tie Honus Wagner for sixth place on baseball's all-time hits list on Aug. 8 when the Indians faced the Yankees at the Stadium.
Mariano Rivera got a Bronx street named after him when he retired, but so far the frontrunner for the titled of Best Derek Jeter Tribute goes to Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, where the local corn maze is cut in...