Best of ‘The Captain’ – Top 3 Derek Jeter Moments [VIDEO]
Jeter called Hal Steinbrenner this morning to inform him of his plans to retire but asked the owner to keep the news quiet, team president Randy Levine told ESPNNewYork.com.
Take a look at some of “The Captain’s” best moments.
Jeter Hits His First Yankee Grand Slam
On June 18, 2005, Derek Jeter blasts his first grand slam in the Majors.
Jeter Flies Into the Stands for Incrdible Catch
On July 1, 2004, DJ dives into the stands for an out against Boston. The Captain paid the price and proved his dedication to the game.
Derek Hits 3,000
On July 9th, 2011, Jeter recorded his 3,000th career hit, a home run off of David Price of the Tampa Bay Rays. In a heartbreaking turn of events, the game DJ was very likely to hit 3K at on July 8th was rained out, and I had tickets to it. He is the only member of the 3,000 hit club to record all of his hits with the New York Yankees, and the only player to join the club as a Yankee.