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Derek Jeter injures himself while fielding a ball (Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Derek Jeter injures himself while fielding a ball in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter suffers broken ankle

Derek Jeter fractured his ankle while fielding a ball to his left in the top of the 12th inning in Game 1 of the American League Championship Series. He will miss the remainder of the postseason.

Derek Jeter is carried off the field by
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Derek Jeter is carried off the field by trainer Steve Donohue and Joe Girardi after he fractured his ankle while fielding the ball in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter lays on the ground in pain
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Derek Jeter lays on the ground in pain after fracturing his ankle in the 12th inning while trying to field the ball against during Game 1 of the ALCS the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter lays on the ground in pain
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Derek Jeter lays on the ground in pain after he fractured his ankle while trying to field a ground ball in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

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Derek Jeter is helped off the field by
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Derek Jeter is helped off the field by Joe Girardi and trainer Steve Donohue in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter is helped off the field in
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Derek Jeter is helped off the field in the 12th inning during Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter lays on the ground in pain
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Derek Jeter lays on the ground in pain after fracturing his ankle while trying to field the ball in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter is helped off the field in
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Derek Jeter is helped off the field in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter lays on the ground in pain
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Derek Jeter lays on the ground in pain after fracturing his ankle while trying to field a ball in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

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Derek Jeter injures himself while fielding a ball
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Derek Jeter injures himself while fielding a ball in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter grimaces in pain after injuring himself
(Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara)

Derek Jeter grimaces in pain after injuring himself while attempting to field a ground ball in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter is carried off the field after
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Derek Jeter is carried off the field after he injured himself while fielding a ball in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Derek Jeter is carried off the field after
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Derek Jeter is carried off the field after he injured himself while fielding a ball in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 13, 2012)

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