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The indisputable selfishness of Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter is often portrayed as the perfect team player, but the inevitably poor production of his age-40 season is putting the Yankees in a bind from which only he can free it. The reason so many people get annoyed with Derek Jeter, or more specifically, what we talk about when we talk about Derek Jeter, is an issue of completeness. There's the undisputed material: No one...
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Derek Jeter Gift Meter: Toronto Blue Jays

The Canadian Rockies were the theme yesterday when the Toronto Blue Jays presented their retirement gift to The Captain, Derek Jeter.Your browser does not support iframes.1. A $10,000 check, payable to Jeter's Turn 2 Foundation.2.  A Canadian Castle of The Rockies Experience-Three nights at the Fairmont Banff Springs in Alberta, including,A 1,500 square feet Royal Suite.A helicopter...
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What? Jeter's coming, and we're supposed to give him something? Quick, what do we have in the freebies account? An all-expenses-paid trip to Banff, a helicopter tour of the Canadian Rockies, a cooking lesson and a golf tutorial.

That's what the Blue Jays gave Derek yesterday, along with a brtual, soul-crushing, beat-down ending to the 2014 post-season race.A trip to Alberta, a helicopter ride, cooking lessons and a round of golf.Which way do they say history moves? Does tragedy descend into farce? Or does farce roll into tragedy? In this case, I'd say the Yankees have achieved equal parts of both...

Derek Jeter graces cover of 'New Yorker' in farewell salute

The accolades and tributes continue to pour in for Derek Jeter but now the Yankees shortstop is even getting a special sendoff by The New Yorker magazine.The literary publication is giving Jeter a very special farewell with its Monday cover featuring The Captain tipping his cap in his pinstriped No. 2 uniform.As a companion to the splendid color image, there is the cover story...
Via The Other Paper
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Blue Jays got Derek Jeter a vacation as farewell gift

The Derek Jeter Retirement Tour stopped in Toronto this weekend and the Blue Jays honored him by giving him a terrible gift.
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Derek Jeter's tiny nephew tips cap to Detroit crowd (VIDEO)

On Wednesday night, Derek Jeter was back in his home state of Michigan and honored by the Tigers in a pregame ceremony at Comerica Park. The Jeter family attended, and when his little nephew Jalen heard his name, he took off his cap and tipped it like a pro:It looks like the little guy — dressed in a tiny No. 2 Yankees uniform — has been watching the master of all cap tippers...
Via The Other Paper
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Derek Jeter Gift Meter: Detroit Tigers

Before a game in which the Yankees had nine consecutive base hits off former Cy Young Award winner David Price, the Detroit Tigers gave  Derek Jeter a sendoff for the ages.Your browser does not support iframes.1. A pair of seats from old Tigers Stadium, where Jeter watched games as he was growing up in Kalamazoo, Michigan. 2. A trio of watercolor portraits of Jeter, each depicting...
Via Lady At The Bat
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Derek Jeter’s Nephew Pulls a Derek Jeter

This might very well be one of the cutest things ever. New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter was honored by the Detroit Tigers prior to their game on Wednesday evening in what has been a cross-country tour of cities paying homage to the Captain.  But it wasn’t Jeter or what he received that stole the show. Instead, his nephew Jalen pretty much overshadowed the Yankee’ great...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Derek Jeter's nephew tips cap to Tigers crowd (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Derek Jeter's nephew, Jalen Jeter, stole the spotlight from his famous uncle by tipping his New York Yankees cap to the home crowd during pregame ceremonies before Wednesday night's Detroit Tigers game at Comerica Park.The Tigers were honoring Jeter during his final trip to Detroit before he retires at the end of the season. With Derek...
Via Holdout Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Fans put Derek Jeter’s face on the Mona Lisa for sign because why not (photo)

The New York Yankees made a brief pit stop in Kansas City on Monday for a makeup date for a game that originally was scheduled to be played back in June. While the Yankees put a 8-1 shellacking on the hometown Royals at Kauffman Stadium, the Lowndes family, clearly big-time Yankees fans, took a patently […] The post Fans put Derek Jeter’s face on the Mona Lisa for sign because...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss
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