• Astros to honor Derek Jeter on April 2

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Mar 21, 2014
    The Astros have decided that the second game of the season, April 2, will be the day they honor retiring Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter at Minute Maid Park. "I feel all right," Jeter said Of course, Jeter said, one of the fouls had to miss his shin guard. "I always do," Jeter said. Jeter, 39, has 3,316 hits and is entering his 20th season.TAMPA, Fla. CC Sabathia pitched seven sharp innings but Derek Jeter remained in a funk at the plate, going hitless in three at-bats during the New York Yankees' 4-0 victory Friday night over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Ryan said that Jeter asked through the Yankees that the ceremony conclude no later than 15 minutes before game time so he can go through his usual prep. Astros president for business operations Reid Ryan said Roger Clemens and Andy Pettitte are expected to attendee as is former pitcher Mike Stanton. The Yankees captain fouled two balls off the area around his left ankle in the first inning, drawing groans from the Steinbrenner Field crowd, before striking out against Edinson Volquez.
    Source: chron.com
    • Jeter OK after two foul balls off left ankle

      It has been an all-too-familiar sight in the most recent Yankees springs: Derek Jeter running at less than his top speed down the first-base line, appearing to favor his left ankle. It happened again on Friday, but everyone can exhale.
      Source: MLB.com
    • Sabathia Sharp, Jeter Hitless as Yanks Top Pirates

      CC Sabathia pitched seven sharp innings but Derek Jeter remained in a funk at the plate, going hitless in three at-bats during the New York Yankees' 4-0 victory Friday night over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
      Source: nytimes.com

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