Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter acknowledges the crowd after hitting a single for his last career at-bat in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox on Sept. 28, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Exits Final Game Following RBI Single

Derek Jeter hit a run-scoring infield single in the final at-bat of his 20-year major league career, leaving to a standing ovation at Fenway Park.

09/28/2014

Derek Jeter at Fenway Park on September 27, 2014. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Suzyn’s Sit-Down With Derek Jeter: From ‘Overmatched’ Kid To Future Hall Of Famer

Suzyn’s interview with Jeter aired in three parts this past week on the WFAN Yankees Radio Network. Listen to it in its entirety here.

09/28/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees bats against the Boston Red Sox in the first inning during a game at Fenway Park on September 27, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

This Is It: Derek Jeter To Wear Uniform For Final Time Sunday

It was going to be virtually impossible for Derek Jeter to top his final game at Yankee Stadium, and it’s unclear if the Yankees captain will get the chance because of an ailing hamstring.

09/28/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees runs to second base against the Boston Red Sox in the third inning during a game at Fenway Park on September 27, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jeter Returns To Lineup; Red Sox Beat Yankees 10-4

Derek Jeter went 1 for 2 with an infield single and left for a pinch hitter in the fifth inning. Even he wasn’t going to pull the Yankees out of this hole in the next-to-last game of his 20-year big league career.

09/27/2014

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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