Derek Jeter

FILE - New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter addresses the media during a baseball news conference, in this Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010 file photo taken at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. ”(AP Photo/Brian Blanco, File)

Jeter: Players can share their stories on my site

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter is among the most media-savvy athletes on the planet, but he says it came through trial and error. “I think you learn through experience,” he told The Associated Press […]

10/02/2014

American League shortstop Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, waves as he is taken out of the game in the top of the fourth inning of the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Derek Jeter’s long journey comes to an end

Derek Jeter will retire at the end of the season as an all-time great of baseball’s greatest organization and one of the most celebrated players in Major League history. The Yankee shortstop spent his entire […]

KFWB-AM–09/19/2014

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter smiles as he heads to the dugout during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Jeter homers as Yankees beat Blue Jays 3-2

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter turned on R.A. Dickey’s fastball, sent it deep into the left-field seats and circled the bases at Yankee Stadium for the first time in 14 months. With his usual […]

09/18/2014

This Sept. 10, 2014, aerial drone photo provided by Seasoned Media depicts a corn maize honoring New York Yankees' Derek Jeter at a South Brunswick, N.J., farm. (AP Photo/Seasoned Media)

Jeter corn maze set to open as his career wraps up

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — As Derek Jeter plays his final regular-season home stand with the Yankees, a New Jersey farm is preparing to welcome guests to a 5-acre corn maze carved in his honor. […]

09/18/2014

Michael Jordan, left applauds as New York Yankees' Derek Jeter (2) speaks in a pregame ceremony honoring Jeter, who is retiring at the end of the season, on Derek Jeter Day at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Captain cool as always, Jeter honored by Yankees

NEW YORK (AP) — Standing on the field with a microphone, the end of his baseball career likely three weeks away, Derek Jeter remained as cool and collected as his play at shortstop over the […]

09/08/2014

Detroit Tigers right fielder Torii Hunter and New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter laugh before a baseball game in Detroit Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Tigers honor Jeter with seats from Tiger Stadium

DETROIT (AP) — Derek Jeter was given two seats from Tiger Stadium during a ceremony before the New York Yankees played Detroit on Wednesday night. The three-game series will be the retiring shortstop’s final appearance […]

08/27/2014

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter smiles as he leaves after practicing at the baseball team's minor league facility Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Jeter recalls day he and Rivera were sent down

  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? Jeter […]

08/26/2014

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter hits a grounder that scored Ichiro Suzuki in the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. Jeter was out at first on the play. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

Yankees rout Royals 8-1 in makeup of June rainout

  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Michael Pineda kept throwing strikes. The Royals kept taking them, trying in vain to drive his pitch count up. When Yankees catcher Brian McCann looked up in the third […]

08/26/2014

National League's Troy Tulowitzki, of the Colorado Rockies, hits a double ahead of the tag by American League shortstop Alexei Ramirez, of the Chicago White Sox, left, during the fifth inning of the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

After All-Star party, baseball gets back to work

Sure, it was great for a couple days. The cheers for Derek Jeter. The power of Giancarlo Stanton. The excellence of Mike Trout in the American League’s 5-3 victory. Baseball’s All-Star party in the Twin […]

07/17/2014

Derek Jeter tribute commercial posted on YouTube.

Derek Jeter tribute as he retires from MLB

The Derek Jeter tributes won’t be limited to just the game broadcast on tomorrow night.  Nike’s Jordan brand, one of Jeter’s longtime sponsors, plans to roll out a 90-second ad during Jeter’s 14th and final […]

07/14/2014

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