Derek Jeter Part of an Elite Group

Derek Jeter Part of an Elite Group

Derek Jeter, also known as Mr. November, The Captain, or Captain Clutch, was drafted by the New York Yankees in 1992. He was the sixth pick in the first round of the amateur draft that year. Jeter was drafted straight from high school to the Yankees’ minor league Class A team in Tampa. Captain Clutch […]

Derek Jeter Plans to Retire Following 2014 MLB Season

Derek Jeter Plans to Retire Following 2014 MLB Season

Derek Jeter, the longtime New York Yankees shortstop, announced on Wednesday that he plans to retire following the 2014 MLB season. He called current Yankees owner, Hal Steinbrenner, early on Wednesday morning to tell him his plans for retirement, but Jeter insisted the team keep the news quiet until he could announce it himself. Jeter […]