Jeffrey Maier

Fan Jeffrey Maier snags the ball at Yankee Stadium on Oct. 9, 1996.  (Photo by Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Jeffrey Maier’s Famous Glove Sells For $22K At Auction

Maier was a 12-year-old fan in the right-field stands on Oct. 9, 1996, when he reached over the outfield fence at Yankee Stadium and got his glove on Derek Jeter’s eighth-inning drive.

02/23/2015

Fan Jeffrey Maier snags the ball at Yankee Stadium on Oct. 9, 1996.  (Photo by Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Jeffrey Maier’s Glove From 1996 ALCS Opener In Bronx Will Be Auctioned

The glove Jeffrey Maier used to catch Derek Jeter’s tying home run against Baltimore in the eighth inning of the 1996 AL Championship Series opener at the original Yankee Stadium will be auctioned.

02/17/2015

Armando Benitez (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Former Met, Yankee Armando Benitez Resurfaces With Independent Long Island Ducks

One of the most ridiculed and criticized — yet successful — closers in Mets history is making a comeback. Good ol’ Armando Benitez has resurfaced with none other than the Long Island Ducks of the independent Atlantic League.

05/25/2012