Derek Jeter

BOSTON, MA - SEPTEMBER 26: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees celebrates with David Robertson #30 and John Ryan Murphy #66 after defeating the Boston Red Sox, 3-2 at Fenway Park on September 26, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jeter Sits As Yanks Edge Red Sox 3-2 At Fenway

Derek Jeter took the night off after his emotional final home game and watched a bunch of New York Yankees rookies beat a group of Boston Red Sox rookies 3-2 on Friday.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Derek Jeter To Sit Out Game 1 Of Final Series In Boston

Manager Joe Girardi has Jeter sitting out the series opener on Friday night against the Boston Red Sox. Jeter has said he will play during the weekend series out of respect for the rivalry.

09/26/2014

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12 Best Tweets Celebrating Derek Jeter’s Legendary Final Hit At Yankee Stadium

While fans, non fans, kids and adult everywhere celebrated the legendary Yankees’ captain’s last hit at Yankee stadium, let’s take a look at the best reactions from friends of DJ, fellow athletes and other celebrates who took to Twitter to pay their RE2PECT to Number 2.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees celebrates after a game-winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Never Too Early: Cooperstown Thinking Ahead For Derek Jeter’s Induction

Derek Jeter still has three games left before retiring, but Cooperstown officials already are thinking about his likely induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees gestures to the fans after a game-winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

WATCH: Derek Jeter’s Little Nephew Tips Cap After Captain Wins Game

It may have gotten lost in the moment, but after Jeter won the game for the Bombers, the cameras caught his little nephew tipping his “Re2pect” cap.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter celebrates with his team after a game-winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

2 Perfect: Derek Jeter Bids Goodbye To Bronx In Signature Fashion

The perfect script. Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with the game-winner in the bottom of the ninth, the latest — and perhaps last — storybook moment of his career.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter hits a game-winning single in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Jeter Scripts An Ending That Even The Haters Have To Love

I know some of you thought this week was overkill, from the anonymous trolls on Twitter to Keith Olbermann. But didn’t last night just prove what we’ve been talking about?

09/26/2014

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey Attends Jeter’s Home Finale, Twitter Goes Bananas

Maybe it was the months of Jeter adulation, or the fact that Harvey grew up a Yankees fan. But the pitcher’s presence didn’t sit too well with some folks.

09/26/2014

The Corning Tower in Albany is lit up with the No. 2 in honor of Derek Jeter's last game at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Mark Marshall/Facebook)

Albany Skyscraper Lights Up With No. 2 In Honor Of Jeter

The celebration of Derek Jeter’s career extended way beyond the Bronx. There was plenty of RE2PECT upstate, too.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter bats as a fan holds up a sign behind him during his last game at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: Derek Jeter, First-Ballot Hall Of Famer? There’s No Argument

For the few who doubt Jeter deserves a place in baseball’s Olympus on a statistical basis, don’t use the stats. Use the eyes.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter and his P72 Louisville Slugger (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: ‘And Now The End Is Here’

You know that black and white Gatorade commercial with Sinatra singing, “My Way,” and Derek Jeter getting out of his car to mingle with his adoring fans under the el before taking the field at Yankee Stadium. Did it choke you up a bit? Well then you must be a sucker. That’s what one sports commentator recently said.

09/26/2014

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Boomer & Carton: The Jeter Effect — Who Writes This Stuff?!

So with an ultra-positive Blonde Bomber and Craigie all sorts of fired-up, the Allstate Studio was bursting with energy after a magical night at the Stadium.

WFAN–09/26/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees celebrates after a game winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Goes Out In Glory In Final Game In Pinstripes

Derek Jeter put on New York’s navy pinstripes for the last time Thursday night, for a game that culminated in a fairytale ending.

09/25/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees celebrates after a game winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Wins Final Home Game For Yanks With Single In Bottom Of 9th

Derek Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning, the latest storybook moment in a charmed and illustrious career, to give New York a 6-5 victory Thursday night over the Baltimore Orioles.

09/25/2014

Derek Jeter (Credit: Getty Images)

WATCH: The Most Magical Moments Of Derek Jeter’s Iconic Career

Let’s go back in time, shall we? Here are seven of the most magical moments of Derek Jeter’s illustrious career.

09/25/2014

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