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Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 3"/195 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Pequannock, New Jersey
College: None
Draft: 1992 1st round (6th pick) by the
  • NY Daily News

    Nestor Cortes Jr. looks to continue being the Yankees’ most reliable pitcher against Red Sox on Sunday

    Nestor Cortes Jr. goes into Sunday night’s game against the Red Sox with an excellent resume and a playoff rotation spot locked up. All things being equal, Cortes Jr. would likely be considered to start the all important Game 1 of the postseason. But, of course, Cortes Jr. is a 36th-rounder who has overcome the odds and Aaron Boone is doubling down on the Bombers’ ace, Gerrit Cole. Asked if he ...

  • amNewYork

    Even in pursuit of history, Yankees manager doesn't rule out resting Aaron Judge

    Could Yankees manager Aaron Boone rest slugger Aaron Judge before he is able to reach or break the Roger Maris home run record? It’s not unthinkable. Judge was in the lineup as the Yankees designated hitter for Sunday’s series finale with the Boston Red Sox and was still one home run shy of tying Maris’ home run record of 61.

  • Pinstripe Alley

    How do some players become fan favorites?

    But sometimes other guys come along and, despite not being the most talented player on the planet, manage to make themselves into fan favorites. Sometimes they have a penchant for coming through in big moments, and sometimes they provide a somewhat unexpected spark defensively, but all of them seem to have this rare, unidentifiable quality about them that helps endear them to the fandom. I want to figure out what that quality is.