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  Derek Jeter News - The New York Times
For all of Derek Jeter’s skills, the most useful is his ability to boil down any job to its essence, which has stood out this season more than ever.
Derek Jeter stares straight into your eyes when he is involved in a one-on-one conversation with you, whether the topic is college basketball, another chilly day in New York or his future with the Yankees.
All the positive strides the Yankees took in Monday’s victory were offset by the injury suffered by Derek Jeter.
topics.nytimes.com /top/reference/timestopics/people/j/derek_jeter/index.html?inline=nyt-per   (746 words)

  
 ESPN - Jeter: Dynasty's child - MLB
Derek Jeter grew up believing he had the best of both worlds, and his teachers thought he was completely at ease with kids from different racial and economic backgrounds.
Jeter confronted Williams twice, first in the clubhouse, with teammates around, and then in the bathroom, shouting that on this day, at this moment, Game 6 should be the most important thing in Williams's life, and he shouldn't be anywhere else.
Jeter was right-handed, and his natural and unorthodox stroke allowed him to hit the ball to the opposite field consistently, as only a few hitters who could.
sports.espn.go.com /mlb/columns/story?columnist=olney_buster&id=1863947   (6664 words)

  
 Derek Jeter - BR Bullpen
Derek Jeter, who has played shortstop for the New York Yankees for the past thirteen years with a lifetime.317 average through 2007, came very close to winning the MVP award in 2006.
Derek Jeter was born in Pequannock, New Jersey to Charles and Dorothy Jeter; however, most of his childhood was spent in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Derek is one of the few players in history whose name has been made into an adjective describing a particular kind of swing -- the "Jeterian" inside-out swing, with which he often drills inside pitches to right field.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/Derek_Jeter   (1867 words)

  
 Derek Jeter | BaseballLibrary.com
Normally popular in the clubhouse, Jeter was criticized by Yankees outfielder Chad Curtis in August 1999 for playfully sparring with friend Alex Rodriguez on the fringes of a nasty brawl between the Yankees and Mariners.
Nevertheless, Jeter did reach 200 hits for the third straight year and saved his season by winning MVP honors in the World Series, hitting.408 with two lead-off homers against the New York Mets as the Yankees took their third consecutive championship.
Jeter was the Yanks Opening Day shortstop, the first rookie to start at SS for New York since Tom Tresh in 1962.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/J/Jeter_Derek.stm   (2355 words)

  
 JockBio: Derek Jeter Biography
In Derek’s favor was the fact that the '92 draft was not considered to be a strong one.
Derek had a great divisional series against the Cleveland Indians, and the Yanks seemed to be on their way to another ALCS showdown with the O’s, when Cleveland engineered a brilliant comeback to win Games 4 and 5 and send the Yankees packing.
Derek, thinking double play, had his weight shifting away from the throw, and could not recover in time to prevent the ball from sailing into the outfield.
www.jockbio.com /Bios/Jeter/Jeter_bio.html   (4594 words)

  
 Derek Jeter - AskMen.com
Derek Jeter is one of the most photographed athletes in all of sports.
Derek Sanderson Jeter was born June 26th, 1974, to parents Charles Jeter and Dorothy Conner, in Pequannock, New Jersey.
Derek was awarded the World Series MVP trophy, as the Yankees took home their fourth title in five years.
www.askmen.com /men/sports/48_derek_jeter.html   (1570 words)

  
 Derek Jeter | The Baseball Page
In the Fall of 1992, Derek Jeter briefly attended the University of Michigan, before leaving school in the Spring of 1993 to play for the Yankees' Class-A team in Tampa.
The 1999 season was one of Jeter's finest, as he paced the league in hits, finished second in batting, second in OBP, second in runs scored and triples, and fourth in total bases.
Derek Sanderson Jeter was born on June 26, 1974, in Pequannock, NJ.
www.thebaseballpage.com /players/jeterde01.php   (1042 words)

  
 Derek Jeter : USAToday.com - Derek Jeter Biography from USAToday.com
Derek Jeter collected none of the Yankees' 16 hits on Friday, leaving him 3-for-34 since returning from a left hand contusion.
ET Derek Jeter (hand) is in the Yankees' lineup on Wednesday.
Jeter has expected to be in tonight's game since X-rays on his left hand contusion came back negative.
fantasybaseball.usatoday.com /content/player.asp?sport=MLB&id=2076   (341 words)

  
 Derek Jeter - Newsday.com
Derek Jeter was given a rare healthy day off yesterday, a decision manager Joe Girardi made in hopes of keeping his shortstop from wearing down.
Derek Jeter was given a rare healthy day off Tuesday, a decision manager Joe Girardi made in hopes of keeping his shortstop from wearing down.
Jeter didn't like the decision — he never wants to sit — but admitted he could benefit from...
www.newsday.com /topic/sports/baseball/derek-jeter-PESPT008410.topic   (741 words)

  
 ESPN.com: MLB - Yankees GM says Jeter will miss six weeks mimimum
Jeter was trying to advance an extra base on Jason Giambi's comebacker, an attempt to take advantage of Toronto's defense, which was shifted to the right side of the infield.
Jeter was called out on the play because he fell off the base when he was hurt.
Jeter has been very durable in his career, playing through a variety of nagging ailments and has even tried to hide injuries from Torre so he could stay in the lineup.
espn.go.com /mlb/news/2003/0401/1532294.html   (1304 words)

  
 Derek Jeter MLB Baseball at CBSSports.com
Jeter entertained a crowd of reporters at his locker in the Yankees clubhouse with mock answers to question not yet asked as he was dressing for pregame warmups.
Jeter was referring to his manager, Joe Girardi, who gave the captain the news on his way home from the ballpark after New York's 2-1 loss to Texas on Monday night.
Jeter was 0-for-4 in the loss Monday, ending his streak of reaching base at 28 games.
www.sportsline.com /mlb/players/playerpage/7758   (401 words)

  
 DEREK'S FLAT FALL | By MIKE PUMA | New York Yankees
Jeter disappeared for the AL Division Series, just part of the reason the Yankees are headed toward a seventh straight offseason that will not include a tickertape parade.
It wasn't the first postseason series of Jeter's career in which he didn't hit, but was maybe the most pronounced given the struggles incurred by most of the lineup.
Jeter's last chance to make a big contribution came in the sixth inning last night after the Yankees had cut Cleveland's lead to 6-2 and put runners on first and third with one out.
www.nypost.com /seven/10092007/sports/yankees/dereks_flat_fall.htm   (467 words)

  
 Derek Jeter Biography (Baseball Player) — Infoplease.com
Derek Jeter played 15 games with the New York Yankees in 1995; the next year he established himself as the team's regular shortstop and quickly became an all star.
Jeter's good looks have helped make him a favorite with younger fans, and in the early 2000s he was often compared with fellow shortstop prodigies Nomar Garciaparra and Alex Rodriguez.
Such was Jeter's reputation that when Rodriguez joined the Yankees in 2004, Rodriguez moved to third base to allow Jeter to remain at shortstop.
www.infoplease.com /biography/var/derekjeter.html   (298 words)

  
 Derek Jeter - Bats - Baseball - New York Times Blog
Derek Jeter, one of the most optimistic athletes you’ll ever meet, took solace in the schedule.
Jeter was listed as a day-to-day, which is a much more optimistic diagnosis than the Yankees could have expected soon after he was hit.
Jeter, who had ice on his upper left thigh as he walked around the clubhouse today, said he is shut down at least for the day.
bats.blogs.nytimes.com /tag/derek-jeter   (3227 words)

  
 Derek Jeter: The Captain, Correspondent Ed Bradley Profiles Baseball’s Clean-Living Superstar - CBS News
Derek Jeter is the cool, confident captain of the New York Yankees, whose remarkable talent and All-American image place him in a league of his own.
Derek Jeter's uncanny ability to make the big play - especially when the game or the season is on the line — has defined his ten years with the Yankees.
Recalling that wild dive into the stands, Jeter says, "You know, the thing is, in 2001, I fell in the stands in the same area, but it was in the photographers' pit, which is all cement, and it didn’t feel too good.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2005/09/22/60minutes/main880059.shtml   (605 words)

  
 Derek-Jeter.org // V. 2K3 [Welcome Back DJ]
Apparently, we should only expect Derek to be out for about 3 games, and it seems like a good sign that the injury doesnt look to be as serious as similar injuries that kept him out longer, and landed him on the disabled list.
Derek's Jumpman DJ training shoes (white/midnight navy, and fl/white) were released July 23 with the white/varsity red shoe to be released September 13, and the light zen grey/obsidian shoe to be released in October.
I (finally) updated Survivor, added some questions submitted through the Ask Derek section, and added a new poll question to the voting booth (which is also to your right).
www.derek-jeter.org /index.shtml   (1581 words)

  
 Derek-Jeter.org // V. 2K3 [Welcome Back DJ]
Apparently, we should only expect Derek to be out for about 3 games, and it seems like a good sign that the injury doesnt look to be as serious as similar injuries that kept him out longer, and landed him on the disabled list.
Derek's Jumpman DJ training shoes (white/midnight navy, and fl/white) were released July 23 with the white/varsity red shoe to be released September 13, and the light zen grey/obsidian shoe to be released in October.
I (finally) updated Survivor, added some questions submitted through the Ask Derek section, and added a new poll question to the voting booth (which is also to your right).
www.derek-jeter.org   (1581 words)

  
 Integrity And Character: Derek Jeter - Men's Health
Derek Jeter talks about his evolution into a leader, how he's fueled by doubters, and why integrity is so damn important
Jeter is already considered one of the greatest of Yankees, and he's a first-ballot Hall of Famer to be sure.
Jeter says that's one of the most valuable skills he learned as he came up through the minors.
www.menshealth.com /cda/article.do?site=MensHealth&channel=fitness&category=sports&conitem=c295eb53bd0a8110VgnVCM20000012281eac____   (856 words)

  
 FOXNews.com - New York Tax Officials: Yankees Star Derek Jeter Is No Floridian - Local News | News Articles | National ...
New York state tax officials want Jeter to fork over what could be hundreds of thousands — even millions of dollars— in back taxes and interest for the years 2001 to 2003, when the baseball shortstop claimed residency in Florida, despite his high-profile presence in New York’s sports and gossip pages during that time.
A New York City lawyer for Jeter named in the judge's ruling, Maria T. Jones from the firm Kramer Levin, declined to confirm that the Yankee shortstop was her client when reached by telephone.
Lawyers for Jeter and the state may still yet settle the case, before the superstar is forced to sit face-to-face with tax officials.
www.foxnews.com /story/0,2933,311830,00.html   (987 words)

  
 It's My Life . Celebs . Derek Jeter | PBS Kids GO!
Derek shared with us some of his thoughts about role models, volunteerism, and how to deal with a tough loss.
Instead of giving up, Derek figured that the best thing to do was to learn from his mistakes, and then forget them.
After each game was over, Derek would spend hours on the phone with his father Charles, who would help him figure out what he was doing wrong.
pbskids.org /itsmylife/celebs/interviews/derek.html   (1074 words)

  
 January 17, 2006 - 100 Reasons to Hate Derek Jeter
Jeter the Base Coach - He's not the only major leaguer to wave his fellow baserunners around as he crosses the plate, but he's the only one who does it like a windmill in need of Ritalin.
That Jeter is part of such a line implies that he could be considered the Michael Jordan of baseball.
Jeter on-base reaction cam - Fox has taken to showing slow-motion replays of Jeter on base after a team mate's home run, which he celebrates with a fist-pump, naturally.
www.torontobaseballguys.com /jeter.html   (3132 words)

  
 Derek Jeter Quotes
"Derek Jeter is off the disabled list and Chuck Knoblauch is not throwing the ball away.
When Derek Jeter comes to the plate at Yankee Stadium there is music which he selected playing.
Derek Jeter played twenty-three games during his senior year at Kalamazoo Central High School and hit.508, had twenty-three runs batted in, walked twenty-one times, slugged four home runs, stole twelve bases (out of twelve attempts) and struck out only once..
www.baseball-almanac.com /quotes/derek_jeter_quotes.shtml   (1288 words)

  
 Derek Jeter News | Gossip - New York Post
All he had to do was look across the field the last four Subway Series games to watch Derek Jeter...
November 26, 2006 - * While I agree Derek Jeter should have won the MVP award, I do not agree with Mike Vaccaro's conclusion that it was an anti-New York bias that caused the result ["Bronx bias strikes Jeter...
October 26, 2006 - ST. LOUIS - Derek Jeter cut short a European vacation with Michael Jordan to accept the Hank Aaron Award, which honors the best overall hitter in each league, last night at Busch Stadium and was...
www.nypost.com /news/p/jeter_derek/jeter_derek.htm   (1146 words)

  
 ESPN - Derek Jeter Stats, News, Photos - New York Yankees
Derek Jeter has not been involved in any transactions this season.
Derek Jeter plays the field during baseball games - not during his off time.
Derek says the Yankees have the talent to win the World Series.
baseball.espn.go.com /mlb/players/profile?statsId=5406   (245 words)

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