Derek Jeter

Keith Olbermann (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) isn't Derek Jeter's biggest fan. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Keidel: You May Not Want To Admit It, But Olbermann Was Mostly Right About Jeter

If you can cut through all the hot air and histrionics, Olbermann has a point. Or two. He made some of the very points that some of us have made for years.

09/25/2014

Derek Jeter bats during his final homestand on September 23, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

How Will Jeter’s Sendoff Stack Up Against Other Epic Ovations?

So, how long will fans stand to chant that familiar “Der-ek Je-ter!” refrain? Bleacher Creature Bald Vinny’s guess might surprise some.

09/25/2014

Derek Jeter in 1996 (Mandatory Credit: Jed Jacobsohn/Allsport)

5 Teams Passed On ‘Young Colt’ Derek Jeter Before Yanks Got Him

He was a “young colt” with a “perfect SS body” and was a “top student” who planned to study medicine at the University of Michigan, too.

09/25/2014

Derek Jeter speaks after passing Lou Gehrig's all-time club record of 2,721 hits on September 11, 2009 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Favorite Derek Jeter Memories From My Years On The Beat

The highlight reel of Derek Jeter’s career is pretty obvious. And it will take you about 30 seconds to find it on your phone. My memories are the ones that aren’t on YouTube.

09/25/2014

A merch salesperson gets ready for Derek Jeter's final games in the Bronx on September 24, 2014. (Photo by Jared Max/CBSNewYork)

Max: A Happy ‘2’ Year For Jeter’s Farewell

While some these days may celebrate Rosh Hashanah saying “L’shanah tova,” in any language, universally, Yankees fans should wish each other a “Happy 2 Year!”

09/25/2014

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

Louisville Slugger Retiring Jeter’s Trusty P72 Model

The specifications of the bat will be available but under a new model name, the DJ2, in recognition of the retiring Yankees captain.

09/25/2014

(Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Dealing With The Rain And The Jeter Memorabilia Craze

Boomer and Craig did their best to come up with a palatable alternative if tonight’s Yankees-Orioles game has a rain delay or is rained out altogether…

WFAN–09/25/2014

(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

Boomer & Carton: Booms Gives Craigie Some Jeter Wood

With Derek Jeter preparing to put on the pinstripes one last time, Thursday’s show open was filled with mixed emotions.

WFAN–09/25/2014

A nor'easter is expected to bring heavy rain to the Tri-State Area on Thursday, Sept. 24. (Credit: CBS 2)

Nor’easter To Plow Into Tri-State Area Thursday, Stick Around All Day

The first nor’easter of the fall season will plow its way into the Tri-State Area Thursday morning, and is expected to affect the morning commute and stick around all day.

09/24/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yanks Fans Eye Forecast As Wet Weather Bears Down On Area Ahead Of Jeter’s Final Home Game

Yankees fans were closely watching the forecast on Wednesday night, as a nor’easter was bearing down on the area.

09/24/2014

Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees reacts after striking out in the third inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium on Sept. 24, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jeter, Yankees Officially Eliminated From Postseason Contention

Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees were eliminated from postseason contention, wasting a three-run lead Thursday in a 9-5 loss to Nelson Cruz and the AL East champion Baltimore Orioles.

09/24/2014

Derek Jeter with David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia during the 2008 All-Star Game at the old Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Derek Jeter Stories, As Told From The Opposite Dugout

When Jeter announced he would retire at the end of the season, I began asking those around the game for their favorite stories. Here is what they told me.

09/24/2014

Keith Olbermann (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) isn't Derek Jeter's biggest fan. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

WFAN’s Carton Takes Olbermann To Task For Jeter Diatribe

Olbermann ripped apart Jeter’s stats, mystique and farewell tour for nearly seven minutes to open his show Tuesday. Carton believed it was a grasp at attention, nothing more.

09/24/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter’s Sendoff At The Stadium Threatened By Rain; Selig ‘Worried’

Joe Girardi wasn’t sure what would happen if Jeter and the Yankees were rained out. “That’s a great question,” he said. “I’m sure it would upset a lot of people.”

09/24/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 23:  Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees walks to the plate to bat in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium on September 23, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jeter, Yanks Pushed To Brink Of Elimination In 5-4 Loss To Baltimore

Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 40th home run and the Baltimore Orioles pushed Derek Jeter and the Yankees to the brink of playoff elimination, beating New York 5-4.

09/24/2014

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