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2 hrs ago | CBS Local

Keidel: Of Recent Yankees Stars, Who Actually Misses Jorge Posada? I Do

Who was yours? Was it Paul O'Neill, who gave the Yanks the blue-collar grit that came to define the dynasty? Was it Tino Martinez? He had the impossible chore of replacing Donnie Baseball, whose ghost straddled Martinez's back until he hit that grand slam in Game 1 of the '98 World Series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tino Martinez, Bernie Williams, Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Derek Jeter's farewell: Why his series-saving flip still amazes Ron Washington almost 13 years later

In 1993, Ron Washington managed the New York Mets' affiliate in the Class A South Atlantic League.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Mike Mussina, Shane Spencer, Tino Martinez

New York Yankees

Girardi reflects on trio of Hall of Fame managers

As former managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox prepare to be inducted into the Hall of Fame on Sunday, Yankees manager Joe Girardi took some time to reflect on the well-respected trio before Saturday's game against the Blue Jays.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, New York Yankees

Fri Jul 25, 2014

New York Daily News

Lifelong Yankees fan, NYPD veteran lunches with Derek Jeter

NYPD officer Chris Moroni , with son Tyler , brother Brian and father Albert at Yankee Stadium Friday.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Philly.com

Utley's loyalty defies logic

Chipper Jones won his only world championship as a rookie. Cal Ripken Jr. was in his second season when the Orioles beat the Phillies to win his only World Series in 1983.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, David Wright, Chase Utley, Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte

The London Free Press

Hall of Fame inductee Torre is no ordinary Joe

Owner George Steinbrenner made 22 managerial changes among 13 different men in his first 21 years before hiring Torre, who managed the New York Mets, Atlanta Braves and St. Louis Cardinals for 14 seasons advancing to post-season play once.

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Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, St. Louis Cardinals, Tom Glavine, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera

MSNBC

Who is the face of baseball once Derek Jeter retires?

Before we ask who, if anyone, can replace Derek Jeter as the face of baseball, there's another question to ask: Why has Derek Jeter been the face of baseball? Why did he, more than anyone else, become the game's singular player, the player people talked about most, the player people argued about most, the player non-baseball fans knew? See, the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Alex Rodriguez, Bernie Williams, Robinson Cano, CC Sabathia

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Boston Herald

Red Sox have right core elements to mimica

Andy Pettitte made his major league debut for the Yankees on April 29, 1995. Mariano Rivera and Derek Jeter were called up a month later.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Andy Pettitte, Mariano Rivera, Derek Jeter, Bernie Williams

Bugs and Cranks

One Game - NY Yankees @ Oakland; August 3, 1998

Sure, many pitchers before this date have given up double digits of runs. In ye olden days, pitchers gave up 15 or 20 runs in an entire game, because bullpens were for sissies and liquor was cheap.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Bernie Williams, Tino Martinez

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Rant Sports

Derek Jeter's 10 Most Memorable Plays

Derek Jeter has been one of the most beloved professional athletes in New York's illustrious sports history.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Shane Spencer

Wed Jul 16, 2014

New York Post

Core Forea s greatness is a recipe Yankees cana t keep chasing

The Yankees keep trying to recapture the past, and that is not doing much for their present and it is potentially destroying their future.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bernie Williams, Baseball Players, Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte, Derek Jeter, CC Sabathia

The Brattleboro Reformer

Grateful for the few who are truly great

From time to time we're reminded that there are a few people who get it, a few people who understand that in order to get respect one must dedicate a lifetime of giving respect.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Alex Rodriguez, Bernie Williams, Opinion

MLive.com

From Kalamazoo prep standout to Yankees captain, Derek Jeter steals show in final All-Star appearance

Of course, it had to be this way. When it comes to Derek Jeter, there really is no other way to do it.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, American League, Major League Baseball, Alexei Ramirez, Andrew McCutchen, Glen Perkins

Mon Jul 14, 2014

TwinCities

At All-Star Game, Derek Jeter's in just the right place, one more time

Oct. 13 will mark 13 years since that memorable night in Oakland, but like the "Immaculate Reception" and "The Shot," Jeter's instinctive play endures.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, American League, Robinson Cano, Tino Martinez

700WLW Cincinnati

Remember?: Reds/Nats shook things up July 13, 2006

Beating the trade deadline Sunday was the eighth anniversary of Reds GM Wayne Krivsky and Nationals GM Jim Bowden hooking up to pull the trigger on an eight player deal .

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Gary Majewski, Ryan Wagner, Bill Bray, Alex Rodriguez

Adweek

Ad of the Day: Proud New Yorkers (and a Few Other Familiar Faces) Tip Their Hats to Derek Jeter

Respect. That's what Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees is about. Everyone from Tiger Woods and Michael Jordan to Yankee haters tip their caps to Jeter in an epic 90-second commercial from Nike's Jordan Brand that breaks during Fox's broadcast of the MLB All-Star Game Tuesday night .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Alex Rodriguez, Jon Lester, Mariano Rivera

NWAonline

Dance squad not popular with the fans

Since blowing a 3-0 lead in a best-of-seven first-round series against the eventual Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings earlier this year, the San Jose Sharks haven't made their fans proud.

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Arkansas Online

Panel focuses on cutting game times

Officially, Jorge Posada walked twice in the 2009 World Series. But to anyone watching, the frequent strolls to the mound by the Yankees catcher to calm his pitchers, slow opposition momentum and silence a raucous Citizens Bank Park crowd were enough to move the numbers on a pedometer.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Bugs and Cranks

One Game - NY Yankees @ Oakland; August 3, 1998

Sure, many pitchers before this date have given up double digits of runs. In ye olden days, pitchers gave up 15 or 20 runs in an entire game, because bullpens were for sissies and liquor was cheap.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Tino Martinez, Bernie Williams

Wed Jul 09, 2014

CBS Local

Palladino: Derek Jeter, The Illusionist, Shows Why His Mind Will Be Missed

Along with his clutch hits, clean fielding, and instinctive base running, Derek Jeter showed again Monday why baseball is going to miss this guy.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Zelous Wheeler

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