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Derek Jeter

Derek Sanderson Jeter ( /ˈdʒiːtər/; born June 26, 1974) is an American baseball shortstop who has played 18 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees. A five-time World Series champion, Jeter has been a central figure of the Yankees during their success of the 1990s and 2000s due to his hitting ability, baserunning, and leadership on the field and in the clubhouse. He is the Yankees' all-time career leader in hits (3,166), games played (2,484), stolen bases (344), and at bats (10,114). His accolades include twelve All-Star selections, five Gold Glove Awards, four Silver Slugger Awards, two Hank Aaron Awards, and a Roberto Clemente Award. Jeter is the all-time MLB leader in hits by a shortstop, and the 28th player to reach 3,000 hits. The Yankees drafted Jeter out of high school in 1992, and he debuted in the major leagues in 1995. The following year, he became the Yankees' starting shortstop, won the Rookie of the Year Award, and helped the team win the 1996 World Series. Jeter continued to contribute during the team's championship seasons of 1998–2000; he finished third in voting for the American League (AL) Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award in 1998, recorded

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Derek Jeter & Hannah Davis -- Super Good Looking Wedding Photos (GALLERY)

Derek Jeter & Hannah Davis
Super Good Looking Wedding Photos

Derek Jeter tied the knot with Hannah Davis in style ... that's for sure. Their marriage Saturday in Napa was supposedly casual, but you can't tell from the photos.  She wore a Vera Wang… READ MORE >

Derek Jeter & Hannah Davis -- MARRIED!!

Derek Jeter & Hannah Davis
MARRIED!!

Derek Jeter and Hannah Davis are MARRIED ... tying the knot tonight in front of friends and family at a Napa Valley resort!! Jeter, 42, married Davis, 26, at the Meadowood Napa Valley Resort in… READ MORE >

- 47 days ago
Derek Jeter -- Real Talk from Obama ... 'For a Baseball Player, You Were Old!' (VIDEO)

Derek Jeter
Real Talk from Obama 'For a Baseball Player, You Were Old!'

Derek Jeter tried to convince President Obama he's still a pretty young guy ... despite what the sports media may think.  Obama responded by KEEPIN' IT REAL, SON!  It's a pretty great… READ MORE >

- 67 days ago
Derek Jeter -- Trolled By Bette Midler?

Derek Jeter
Trolled By Bette Midler?

So, this might be the weirdest and most random trolling ever ... courtesy of The Divine Miss M.  For some reason, Bette Midler decided to roast Derek Jeter over the weekend,… READ MORE >

- 87 days ago
Hannah Davis -- I Never Got a Jeter Gift Basket ... Story Is BS

Hannah Davis
I Never Got a Jeter Gift Basket ... Story Is BS

Derek Jeter's supermodel fiancee is calling pure BS on the legendary gift basket story -- saying she never got one from #2 ... and calls the rumors nothing more than a "stupid story." … READ MORE >

- 212 days ago
Derek Jeter Sued -- He Didn't Want Undies 'Too Gay' ... But Jeter Says BS

Derek Jeter Sued
He Didn't Want Undies 'Too Gay' ... But Jeter Says BS

Derek Jeter didn't want his fancy male undies on gay people -- this according to a lawsuit obtained by TMZ Sports ... though Jeter says the allegations are pure BS.  READ MORE >

- 255 days ago
Derek Jeter -- Gets Undies Offer ... We'll Support You!

Derek Jeter
Gets Undies Offer We'll Support You!

Derek Jeter is a master of baseball ... and women ... which is why a ladies lingerie company thinks he's the perfect spokesperson to push their panties. READ MORE >

- 279 days ago
Derek Jeter -- Hangs with Jay Z ... See, I'm Urban!

Derek Jeter
Hangs with Jay Z ... See, I'm Urban!

Derek Jeter proved he IS down with hip-hop Thursday night ... shaking hands and hanging out with the most powerful man in rap ... Jay Z ...  as the two kicked it courtside at the Clippers… READ MORE >

- 280 days ago
Derek Jeter -- Lawsuit Is B.S. ... 50 Isn't Too Black for Undies Company

Derek Jeter
Lawsuit Is B.S. ... 50 Isn't Too Black for Undies Co.

Derek Jeter is shooting down the allegation he backed out of an underwear deal because he thought 50 Cent would make the company "too urban." READ MORE >

- 281 days ago
50 Cent -- Blasts Derek Jeter ... 'Guess I'm Not a Yankees Fan Anymore'

50 Cent
Blasts Derek Jeter 'Guess I'm Not a Yankees Fan Anymore'

50 Cent says he's DONE being a Yankees fan -- and it's all because Derek Jeter allegedly tried to block him from an male underwear deal because he's too "urban." TMZ Sports broke the story ... the… READ MORE >

- 282 days ago

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