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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.


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.


(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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!”


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.


(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…


(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.


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.


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.