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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees leaps over Jordan Danks #7 of the Chicago White Sox turning a double play at U.S. Cellular Field. (Aug. 22, 2012)

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Yankee Captain and Shortstop, Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees leaps over Jordan Danks #7 of the Chicago White Sox turning a double play at U.S. Cellular Field. (Aug. 22, 2012)

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter reacts after a
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter reacts after a strike against the Toronto Blue Jays during the ninth inning of a baseball game. (Aug.12, 2012)

Mike McCoy #18 of the Toronto Blue Jays
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Mike McCoy #18 of the Toronto Blue Jays turns a double play in the first inning during MLB game action as Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees slides. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter hits an RBI
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter hits an RBI single in the fourth inning of their baseball game against the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 5, 2012)

Derek Jeter watches as Chicago White Sox right
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Derek Jeter watches as Chicago White Sox right fielder Alex Rios catches his fly ball in foul territory during the third inning. (Aug. 22, 2012)

Derek Jeter hits a game-tying solo home run
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Derek Jeter hits a game-tying solo home run in the sixth inning of a game against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago. (Aug. 22, 2012)

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees fields the ball against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. (Aug. 22, 2012)

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees hits a game-tying solo home run in the 6th inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. (Aug. 22, 2012)

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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter watches his home run off Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale during the sixth inning of a baseball game. (Aug. 22, 2012)

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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter, right, celebrates in the dugout his home run off Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale during the sixth inning of a baseball game. (Aug. 22, 2012)

Derek Jeter goes for a double play as
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Derek Jeter goes for a double play as Eric Chavez slides in during the second inning.

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Shortstop Rey Ordonez, Mets Derek Jeter, Yankees

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter tags out
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New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter tags out Kansas City Royals' Neifi Perez attempting to steal second base in the fourth inning at Yankee Stadium in New York.

Derek Jeter of the Yankees pumps his fist
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Derek Jeter of the Yankees pumps his fist as he rounds first base after hitting a homer (Scott Spiezio looks on) during game one of the American League Division Series.

New York Yankees Jason Giambi getting a two
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New York Yankees Jason Giambi getting a two hand high five from teammate Derek Jeter after Giambi's two run homer against Anaheim Angels in the bottom of the fourth inning.

New York Yankees Derek Jeter is out at
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New York Yankees Derek Jeter is out at second on a force play hit by Jason Giambi while Anaheim Angels third baseman Troy Glaus throws to first getting Giambi in the bottom of the sixth inning.

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Derek Jeter, left, congratulates Bernie Williams Williams hit
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Derek Jeter, left, congratulates Bernie Williams Williams hit an eighth inning three-run homer during Game 1 of the American League Division Series.

Derek Jeter strokes a homer in the third
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Derek Jeter strokes a homer in the third inning.

Derek Jeter makes the throw Yankees shortstop Derek
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Derek Jeter makes the throw Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter throws out Angels' David Eckstein at first during the fourth inning.

Derek Jeter slides into third Derek Jeter slides
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Derek Jeter slides into third Derek Jeter slides into third on Bernie Williams' sack fly while Angels' Troy Glaus tries to manage the ball in the bottom of the fifth inning.

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Derek Jeter Yankees Derek Jeter works out at Edison Field in Anaheim, California.

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Derek Jeter Slides Into Third New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter Slides Into Third New York Yankees Derek Jeter slides into third safely under the Anaheim Angels pitcher Ramon Ortiz.

Derek Jeter congratulates Bernie Williams New York Yankees'
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Derek Jeter congratulates Bernie Williams New York Yankees' Derek Jeter, right, congratulates Bernie Williams after he scored on a single by Yankees' Nick Johnson in the third inning.

Derek Jeter of the Yankees during practice before
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Derek Jeter of the Yankees during practice before Game 6 of the ALCS.

Yankees shorstop Derek Jeter cracked a smile while
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Yankees shorstop Derek Jeter cracked a smile while taking batting practice.

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On the first day of full-team workouts, Alex
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On the first day of full-team workouts, Alex Rodriguez cracks a smile as he stands next to Yankees teammate Derek Jeter for the first time during practice at Legends Field.

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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter backs away from a pitch by Boston Red Sox' Derek Lowe in Game 7 of the ALCS in New York. Jeter had an rbi single in the at-bat.

Yankees' Manager, Joe Torre, catcher, Jorge Posada, Alex
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Yankees' Manager, Joe Torre, catcher, Jorge Posada, Alex Rodriguez, Derek Jeter and Miguel Cairo huddle on the mound as they await the arrival of pitcher Esteban Loaiza after Torre removed pitcher Javier Vazquez from the mound in the fourth inning with the Yankees behind 8-1 in the fourth inning. Game 7, American League Championship Series, New York Yankees vs. the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium.

Derek Jeter bobbles the ball as Bill Mueller
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Derek Jeter bobbles the ball as Bill Mueller goes on to second in the fifth inning of the American League Championship Series game 7 as the Yankees host Boston.

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter waits in the
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter waits in the on-deck circle in the sixth inning against the Boston Red Sox. in Game 7 of the ALCS in New York.

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Boston Red Sox' Orlando Cabrera, right, becomes the first half of a double play, as New York Yankees' Derek Jeter, left, completes the throw to first in the seventh inning of game 7 of the ALCS in New York.

Yankees' Manager, Joe Torre approaches the mound to
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Yankees' Manager, Joe Torre approaches the mound to remove pitcher, Esteban Loaiza as Jorge Posada, Alex Rodriguez, Derek Jeter, Miguel Cairo and Tony Clarke huddle on the mound in the seventh inning. Game 7, American League Championship Series, New York Yankees vs. the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium.

Derek Jeter grimaces at the end of the
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Derek Jeter grimaces at the end of the game as the Yankees host Boston during game 7 of the ALCS at Yankee Stadium.