Tag Archives: Derek Jeter

  • 9 Things We Are Not Going to Miss About Derek Jeter

    9 Things We Are Not Going to Miss About Derek Jeter

    There are plenty of things that baseball fans everywhere are going to miss about Derek Jeter. This isn’t a list seeking to discredit him. From 1998 to 2000 the guy put together three of the best offensive seasons we’ve ever seen by a shortstop,  and his professionalism was unmatched. That said, Jeter might also be the most overrated player […]

  • Derek Jeter Farewell Letter to Fans Is the Most Jeter Thing Ever (Pic)

    Derek Jeter Farewell Letter to Fans Is the Most Jeter Thing Ever (Pic)

    After receiving extravagant retirement gifts everywhere he went for the last six months, last night, at his final game at Yankee Stadium, Derek Jeter gave two gifts of his own. The second and best gift was the walk-off single in his last ever at-bat in the iconic pinstripes. (His final game as a Yankee will […]

  • Derek Jeter’s Adorable Nephew Tips Cap to Uncle After Walk-Off Hit

    Derek Jeter’s Adorable Nephew Tips Cap to Uncle After Walk-Off Hit

    For the most part, Derek Jeter‘s final game at Yankee Stadium went like it was scripted by Disney. Rain clouds give way to a rainbow…The faded hero, rejuvenated by the electricity pulsating through the stadium, steps to the plate with the game on the line…He delivers one more clutch, game-winning hit…Crowd goes wild. The only […]

  • Jeter Hits Walk-Off Single in Final Game at Yankee Stadium (Videos)

    Jeter Hits Walk-Off Single in Final Game at Yankee Stadium (Videos)

    Last night, retiring Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter took the field for the very last time at Yankee Stadium. He still has three games left in his mythical career, but for Yankees fans this was goodbye. Amazingly, if you had asked any one of those Yankees fans to script Derek Jeter’s final game at Yankee Stadium, […]

  • Derek Jeter Ad Gets Disgustingly Parodied by Boston Company (Video)

    Derek Jeter Ad Gets Disgustingly Parodied by Boston Company (Video)

    The Derek Jeter ad from Nike was parodied by Sully’s Brand in Boston, and boy, oh boy, is it tasteless. Is it funny? Eh. Maybe. But it’s also plenty gross. If you ever wanted any proof that nothing is sacred in the rivalry between New York and Boston, look no further than this Derek Jeter ad. […]

  • Derek Jeter Career Highlights Recreated in Legos? Sure, Why Not (Video)

    Derek Jeter Career Highlights Recreated in Legos? Sure, Why Not (Video)

    Just when you thought the pomp and circumstance surrounding the imminent retirement of Derek Jeter could not possibly get any more ridiculous—All-Star game tributes, extravagant gifts, saccharine Gatorade commercials—out comes this video featuring all the great Derek Jeter career highlights recreated in Legos. Of course, while part of me wants to roll my eyes at […]

  • New Derek Jeter Gatorade Commercial Cranks the Sentimentality Up to 11 (Video)

    New Derek Jeter Gatorade Commercial Cranks the Sentimentality Up to 11 (Video)

    There’s a new Derek Jeter Gatorade commercial, and it has a little something for everyone. If you’re a card-carrying Jeter-lover and you just can’t get enough of all the schmaltzy Derek Jeter retirement stuff, I suspect this commercial might stimulate your tear ducts, or at the very least cause a few goosebumps. However, if you like Jeter but don’t […]

  • Derek Jeter’s Top 10 Moments

    Derek Jeter’s Top 10 Moments

    There aren’t many athletes out there whom you could say are both overrated and also truly great. But you can say that with Derek Jeter. The way hardcore Yankees fans talk about the guy, you’d think he’s the greatest, classiest, most clutch shortstop of all time. And some of them, citing his five championship rings […]