Derek Jeter

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

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter throws during practice at the baseball team's minor league facility  Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Jeter back at it day after announcing retirement

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter pulled into the parking lot of the New York Yankees’ minor league complex on Thursday, walked out of his gray Mercedes-Benz and waved a hand holding a bottle of […]

02/13/2014

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter arrives for a workout at the Yankees' minor league facility Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Yankees star Jeter to retire after 2014 season

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter says he will retire after this season “with absolutely no regrets,” ending one of the greatest careers in the history of baseball’s most storied franchise. The 39-year-old […]

02/12/2014

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron (10) looks for a receiver as Auburn defensive end Dee Ford (30) pressures during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Auburn, Ala., Nov. 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Alabama’s McCarron keeps pledge with Heisman trip

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — AJ McCarron finally gets to see New York. The Alabama quarterback made a pact with himself that he wouldn’t go to the Big Apple before he could foot the bill unless […]

12/11/2013

Dodgers

Dodgers beat Yankees 3-2 on Ellis’ RBI single

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mark Ellis singled in the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees on […]

07/31/2013

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