Found July 11, 2013 on Lady Loves Pinstripes:
The 2013 season has been full of more downs than ups for the New York Yankees. English: Derek Jeter (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Over the last decade Yankee fans had grown accustomed to watching big stars; seeing lots of home runs; and a team whose regular season was just a road to October. If anything, this year has been a wake-up call for us Yankee fans. The unwelcome reality check that made the Big Apple’s most beloved sports team just regular. Well my fellow Yankee lovers, and you haters too, things finally looked like the good old days in the Bronx, as the Captain is back. On an afternoon following a dazzling pitching performance by Ivan Nova, and a much-needed awaken of the Yankee bats; Yankee Universe got to welcome back Derek Jeter. Jeter’s presence alone brought on a sense of comfort that is indescribable. Watching Jeter walk up to the plate and do his signature hand in the air in his at-bat of the season made me tear up. The Captain just turned 39 years old in June, which is ...
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