Modell's, Miller High Life To Rescue Yanks Fan Christian Lopez From Tax Burden; Topps To Make Card Christian Lopez, the Yankees superfan who caught Derek Jeter's 3,000th hit on Saturday, is about to get some much-needed help from sporting goods giant Modell's.
Christian Lopez, Fan Who Returned Derek Jeter Ball, Getting Baseball CardThe fan who returned Derek Jeter's ball from his 3,000th hit will get a bit of personal memorabilia — his own baseball card.
Man Who Caught No. 61: Roger Maris Told Me To Keep Ball, Make Some MoneyThe parallels are uncanny between Christian Lopez, the 23-year-old who returned Derek Jeter's 3,000th hit ball, and Sal Durante, the lucky fan who came away with Roger Maris' record 61st home run ball in 1961. Except for one thing...
Report: For Exchanging Derek Jeter's 3,000 Ball, 14K Tax Bill Awaits Yankees Fan Christian LopezThe debate rages: Would you have given back Derek Jeter's 3,000th hit ball? Now it turns out that Christian Lopez, who owes more than $100,000 in student loan debt, may now owe 14 grand to the IRS.
Would You Have Given Back Derek Jeter's 3,000 Ball?Yankees fan Christian Lopez is enjoying his 15 minutes of fame for giving back Derek Jeter's 3,000th hit ball rather than saving it or selling it for big bucks. What would you have done?
B&C Morning Show: Derek Jeter's Historic Blast, Christian Lopez's Historic DecisionAfter a much deserved week off, Boomer & Craig were back in the saddle this beautiful Monday morning and started things off by talking about a weekend that was made historic by the Yankees' captain, one Derek Jeter.
Jeter Fans Flocking To Stores To Snag Piece Of HistoryEverything from t-shirts to cups to baseball hats, fans want to get their hands on some red-hot Derek Jeter merchandise celebrating his 3000th hit.
Lucky Fan Grabs Jeter's 3,000 Ball, Gives It BackThe specially marked ball landed in the first row of Section 236 in the left-field bleachers, avidly pursued by a dozen other fans. Lucky to land the prize, Lopez was happy to give it back.