Derek Jeter

Fans hold a sign in support of Derek Jeter prior to the last game of the season against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Top 14 Sports Stories Of 2014

Our sports teams here in New York weren’t all that good this past year — except for the Rangers (and, OK, now the Islanders). Still, we found reasons — both good and bad — to keep tuning in.

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Hideki Matsui speaks during an FCC press conference in Tokyo on December 17, 2014. Matsui announced he would host a charity baseball event, 'Support Our Kids,' supporting tsunami-affected children with former New York Yankees teammate Derek Jeter.  (Photo by Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP/Getty Images)

Matsui, Jeter Team Up For Charity Event In Japan

Hideki Matsu said the March 21 event at Tokyo Dome will support children affected by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.

12/17/2014

Joe DiMaggio (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 9-1

Here we are, the final stretch. These are the best local athletes in history by jersey number, from 9-1.

11/05/2014

John Tavares minifigure (credit: OYO Sportstoys)

Schwartz: OYO Sportstoys — The Mighty Mini Collectibles

With the holiday season right around the corner, you can be sure that these are going to be a popular gift for kids and sports fans of all ages.

11/04/2014

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Derek Jeter Releases ‘Jeter Unfiltered’ To Commemorate Iconic Baseball Career

Are you a huge Derek Jeter fan? Today’s your lucky day. The newly retired New York Yankee has just released “Jeter Unfiltered” to commemorate his iconic baseball career and you can download an ebook preview right here!

11/03/2014

Jason Pierre-Paul #90 of the New York Giants talks with reporters following the game against the Green Bay Packers at MetLife Stadium. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Jared Max: I’ve Got News For You — Sports Reporters Aren’t Going Anywhere

If communicating to a live audience was as easy as hitting a baseball, more players would be broadcasters and writers, and I would have been a third baseman for the Yankees.

10/18/2014

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A ‘Terrible’ Jaguars Joke, Tony Bennett Errs And ‘The Rock’ Honors The ‘Captain’

Here are 4 sports stories you may have missed this week.

10/13/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 05: Greg Holland #56 celebrates with Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 in Game Three of the American League Division Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

6 Fantastic Sports Photos You Have To See

By Adam W. Bloom Perhaps one of the greatest side notes from sports is those fantastic moments of time that are captured in photography. Moments where you see athletes flying through the air in positions […]

10/10/2014

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

WATCH: The Rock Starts ‘Derek Jeter!’ Chant On RAW

Respect is still flowing like crazy for Derek Jeter. Even the WWE is getting in on the act.

10/07/2014

Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees acknowledges the crowd after hitting a single during the final at-bat in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on Sept. 28, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: A Last Word On Yankees Legend Derek Jeter

Father Jack Radano is a lifelong Yankees fan. He spent many years laboring at the Vatican and is presently a professor at nearby Seton Hall University. I asked him to give his thoughts on Derek Jeter’s last year.

10/06/2014

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TTYM: SNL Mocks The NFL, Will Ferrell Mocks Jeter And Giants Co-Owner Mocks The Cowboys

Here are four sports stories you may have missed this week.

10/03/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images), Hannah Davis  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Sports Illustrated)

Report: Derek Jeter’s Hush-Hush Bash Could Be A Wedding

There’s a “buzz” that baseball’s most famous bachelor will be off the market for good by Monday, according to TMZ.com.

10/03/2014

A screen shot of Derek Jeter's new website, The Players Tribune. (credit: theplayerstribune.com)

Derek Jeter: My Site Provides ‘Safe Place’ For Players’ Stories

Jeter says The Players Tribune will fill a void in the communication process, noting it will let players go into more detail than the 140-character limit on Twitter.

10/02/2014

David Ortiz and Xander Bogaerts present Derek Jeter with a piece of the Green Monster signed by all members of the Boston Red Sox prior to the last game of the season at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Max On Derek Jeter: When Respect Is Mutual, Anything Is Possible

Were you feeling good last Sunday afternoon, perhaps indefinably so? I was. And here’s why…

10/02/2014

A cute kitten like this one (Photo by Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images) scares Derek Jeter?  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Welcome To Life After Baseball, Plus Geno’s Business Trip

Thursday’s radio program started in a flash, talking about the difference between being the Yankees’ shortstop and a business man promoting a website.

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