Newly Retired And Suddenly Accessible Derek Jeter Held A Twitter Q&A

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Derek Jeter Reveals He’s Scared Of Cats During Entertaining Twitter Q&A

Derek Jeter revealed more about himself in 45 minutes on Wednesday afternoon then he did throughout his entire 20-year career with the New York Yankees. The former Yankees captain took some time out for a Twitter Q&A just hours after launching his new website, the Players’ Tribune. Jeter promised that the online publication would provide unique access to athletes, showing a...
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Derek Jeter Is Afraid Of Cats? Derek Jeter Is Afraid Of Cats

  Derek Jeter held a Q&A on Twitter this afternoon for this new Sports Blog ‘The Players Tribune’. Jeter was asked several questions, including his favorite ballpark (Angels), his favorite NY Pizza place (Patsy’s) and whether or not he likes cats. Jeter’s answer: .@Shinman116 I'm scared of cats -DJ — The Players' Tribune (@PlayersTribune) October […] The...
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Derek Jeter Starts Media Company

Derek Jeter didn’t take long to get back to work since retiring from playing baseball. Jeter’s new passion, a company/website called ‘The Players’ Tribune’ got off the ground today. The homepage currently displays an informative letter written by Jeter, explaining his wishes for the site. My goal is for the site to ultimately transform how athletes and newsmakers share...
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Derek Jeter's Greatest Moments

The game of baseball celebrates its heroes and greatest moments unlike any other sport in the world. Our favorite players are immortalized within...
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Derek Jeter Launches New Website For Athletes

Derek Jeter unveiled his post-baseball retirement plans Wednesday with the launch of a new website, The Players’ Tribune, that “will present the unfiltered voices of professional athletes,” according to a statement on the website. Jeter will serve as founding publisher and Gary Hoenig, one of the founding editors of ESPN The Magazine, will be editorial director. The irony...
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Derek Jeter Starts Retirement By Launching Website To Connect Athletes To Fans

Derek Jeter isn’t sitting back and taking it easy during his first few days of retirement. Just three days after hanging up the cleats, the former New York Yankees shortstop announced his newest business venture, The Players’ Tribune — an online publication devoted to giving athletes a platform to interact with fans without the “filter” of media. The famously private Yankee explained...
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Derek Jeter is launching a new website for professional athletes

Now that Derek Jeter has officially retired and baseball has somehow found a way to move on, many fans are surely left wondering what The Captain’s next move will be.  Will he go into coaching?  A front office role?  Commissioner of baseball?  Television?  President of the United States? Jeter’s first move after the conclusion of his playing days has been revealed and on...
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Jeter Eliminates Media Middle Men In New Site

(Exclusive FenwayNation Photo)Just two days after retiring from baseball, former Yankee shortstop Derek Jeter announced a new website that aims at making a direct connection between athletes and fans—effectively eliminating the filter of sports media. The idea is a reflection of Jeter's career-long reluctance to open up to the New York media. His stated reasons have always...
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Derek Jeter Retires, Immediately Starts Sports Blog ‘The Players’ Tribune’

Less than a week after officially retiring for baseball, Derek Jeter has himself a new project. Named ‘The Players Tribune”, the blog intends to give people an inside-the-look account into the sports world, from the eyes of the athlete. Here’s a preview of Jeter’s first entry, which you can read in entirety here. Since announcing […] The post Derek Jeter Retires, Immediately...
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Derek Jeter starts a blog

Derek Jeter is not wasting any time with some of his post career endeavors. He’s been making his rounds on TV, doing some candid interviews and showing a side of him we are not used to seeing. It doesn’t stop there. This morning on his Facebook page, Jeter announced he was starting a blog called the Players’ Tribune, a website that will eventually be a media outlet for athletes...
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Derek Jeter Launches New Website The Players’ Tribune

Jeter has come over to the dark side of online media. Here is what he had to say in his initial post from I do think fans deserve more than “no comments” or “I don’t knows.” Those simple answers have always stemmed from a genuine concern that any statement, any opinion or detail, might be distorted. I have a unique perspective. Many of you saw me...
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Derek Jeter starts 'The Players' Tribune,' a site for athletes to share first-person stories

Just three days after waving goodbye to baseball, retired Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter announced he was starting a new venture: The Players' Tribune. The site, he said in a long letter written on the front page, will give athletes the opportunity to connect with fans "with no filter," giving them a space to tell first-person stories and give behind-the-scenes looks...
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Derek Jeter Launches Website Devoted To Athletes’ “Unfiltered” Views

Now that he has retired from baseball, Derek Jeter is off to different ventures. The first one is a new website for fans that will...
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Five shortstops who could replace Derek Jeter

If the Yankees had to replace Derek Jeter, their already difficult quest to assemble a championship-caliber team would be all the more treacherous. But they have to find a successor for a player whose .617 OPS ranked 142nd out of 146 qualifiers and a guy whose every defensive metric was near the bottom. This is not about replacing legacy, aura or intangibles. The Yankees were not...
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New York Yankees: Take ‘Em Trash ‘Em 2015 Edition

Major League Baseball’s post-season is set to begin, and for the 2nd consecutive year, the Yankees will not be playing October baseball. Changes are inevitable this off-season, and it’s time to play a little Take ‘Em Trash ‘Em Yankees  2015 edition. The post New York Yankees: Take ‘Em Trash ‘Em 2015 Edition appeared first on Standing O Sports and was written by Lucas Frankel.
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Jeter launches site to connect athletes to fans

NEW YORK (AP) Derek Jeter was one of the world's most covered athletes in media during his 20-season career with the New York Yankees. Now, he's joining media with a new website devoted to delivering athletes' ''unfiltered'' views to the fans. The Players Tribune is being billed as a digital company that will offer unique access to top athletes in every...
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Jeter introduces 'The Players Tribune,' 'The Voice of the Game'

Derek Jeter didn't take much time off. He's excited to share his next chapter: The Players' Tribune:The player who never gave as much as one scintillating quote in his career, Jeter now proclaims, I do think fans deserve more than “no comments” or 'I don’t knows.'"Indeed. The Players Tribune promises "a new media platform that will present the...
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Dear Mr. Steinbrenner, When pondering the Yankee future, here's a phrase to consider: REBUILDING YEAR

Dear Madam or Sir,I won't whine about 2014. Nope. What's done is done. You won't hear a mean-spirited verb from me. Instead, I'm thinking of the future: 2016.Follow my advice, and you shall again prance the light fantastic in your kinky boots along the Canyon of Heroes... but not next year. Think the place behind the pines... the year after next.Here is my 10-step...
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Yankees Injury Update: Carlos Beltran has elbow surgery

The New York Yankees finished the 2014 season on Sunday with a 9-4 win over the Boston Red Sox. Although they finished in second place in the American League East, the Yankees record of 84-78 was their worst since they won 79 games in 1995. On the injury front, veteran Carlos Beltran underwent elbow surgery. He's expected to be ready to play in about three months.#455611286...
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Are Yankees Fans Ready to #FORG1V3?

Welp…that didn’t take long. The dust had barely settled from baseball’s seasonlong Derek Jeter lovefest before this happened. Now IN STOCK! Order before 1pm and it ships TODAY! #FORG1V3 — vinny milano (@baldvinny) September 19, 2014 Yup, that’s “Bald Vinny” Milano, the de facto leader of the New York Yankees “Bleacher...
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Victor Rojas and Vernon Wells got into a Twitter beef

While the rest of the world was busy watching the insanity that is the Royals-Athletics Wild Card game, Angels announcer Victor Rojas and former Angels albatross Vernon Wells got into a Twitter beef. It all started with a throwaway comment about Jayson Nix: Kind of explains Nix’ 2014 transactions… — Victor Rojas (@VictorRojas29) October 1, 2014 And then Vernon Wells apparently...
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Yankees Fan Creates ‘FORG1V3′ Shirts In Honor Of A-Rod (Photo)

First there was ‘RE2PECT’ for now retired Yankees Captain, Derek Jeter. Now behold the latest campaign for a Yankee ‘great’ created by head Bleacher Creature, himself, Bald Vinny. FORG1V3′ for A-Rod   The shirts are going for $20.00 on Vinny’s website. Yankees fans, will you be sporting the shirt?
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Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran ungergoes elbow surgery

  Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran has undergone elbow surgery to remove a bone spur and loose pieces that limited his throwing ability for most of the 2014 season. The Yankees said team physician Dr. Christopher Ahmad operated on Beltran's right elbow on Tuesday at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. The team said Beltran can start throwing and hitting in about six weeks and can...
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Watch: Artist draws Derek Jeter flipbook

You’re sick of Derek Jeter, I get it. But seriously, just watch this: The flipbook was hand drawn by a Detroit Tigers fan who felt “like showing a little flipbook respect for Derek Jeter.” The artist captured some pretty iconic Jeterian moments including the Yankee great’s beautiful swing, his dive into the stands and of course “the flip” because what Jeter flipbook...
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