Derek Jeter hobbled, tries to play on, but must leave game

Derek Jeter warms up before Game 2 of

Derek Jeter warms up before Game 2 of the ALDS against the Baltimore Orioles. (Oct. 8, 2012) (Credit: AP)

With every step came agony.

Derek Jeter couldn't run the bases, couldn't jog off the field, couldn't shift his position at shortstop without sharing his pain with a sellout crowd Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium. So, for the first time in 155 career playoff appearances, Jeter limped off the field before the outcome was final.

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