Derek Jeter RUMORS & NEWS

  • Derek Jeter didn’t back City Council hopeful Ronnie Cho after all

    New York Daily News "It looked like City Council candidate Ronnie Cho was about to hit a home run with an endorsement from Derek Jeter — but he wound up striking out after a spokesman said the revered shortstop didn’t endorse the candidate after all. Cho’s campaign blasted out a press release early Monday morning..." September 12

  • Report: Derek Jeter to Make Absurd Amount of Money With New Marlins Job

    12 Up "​Derek Jeter is living the life right now. Thursday, he brought his first child into the world with his wife Hannah. And, oh yeah, the Miami Marlins were recently sold to the ownership group he belongs to for a whopping $1.2 billion. ​​The Marlins are a pretty expensive franchise, and..." August 18

  • MLB To Potential Marlins Owner: Nah, Jeets

    Deadspin "Derek Jeter has been trying to buy the Miami Marlins from their gross owner Jeffrey Loria for a few months, but things have not been going well for him lately. His good friend Jeb Bush dropped out of a joint pursuit with Jeets three weeks ago, and he reportedly spoke to MLB officials today and..." June 22

  • Tagg Romney group told Derek Jeter to dump Jeb Bush, join their team in bid for Marlins: report

    New York Daily News "Could one Hall of Famer be trying to lure a future Cooperstown-bound shortstop to the other side in the ongoing Marlins-for-sale saga? According to the SportsBusiness Journal’s Daniel Kaplan, the bidding group led by Tagg Romney — the son of 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney —..." May 26

  • Derek Jeter in a billion-dollar dogfight for Marlins

    New York Post "Derek Jeter is no stranger to competition. Now his rookie experience at team ownership has turned into a nail-biter, according to baseball’s commissioner. Upon the conclusion of Major League Baseball’s quarterly ownership meetings at the league’s Manhattan headquarters Thursday afternoon, Rob..." May 18

  • Alex Bregman tried to change jersey number for a night in honor of Derek Jeter

    Larry Brown Sports "Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman grew up idolizing Derek Jeter, which is why the 23-year-old was thrilled his team was the visitor on Sunday when the New York Yankees retired Jeter’s number. And if Bregman could have changed jersey numbers as his own tribute to Jeter, he would..." May 15

  • Derek Jeter's No. 2 retired by Yankees in pregame ceremony

    ESPN "Upon having his No. 2 retired by the New York Yankees in a pregame ceremony Sunday night, a thankful Derek Jeter said he would not want to be anybody else. "There isn't a person or player I would trade places with that's playing now or ever," Jeter said, addressing the sellout crowd before the..." May 15

  • Angels' Simmons: Jeter was 'golden standard' for shortstops

    L.A. Daily News "When Andrelton Simmons first reached the big leagues with the Atlanta Braves, he was just happy to be there, not bold enough to request a number. But when the Angels acquired him and he was established enough to have a choice, he knew what he wanted. Simmons wanted No. 2, for the same reason..." May 14

  • Alex Rodriguez not on list of former Yankees attending Derek Jeter Night

    New York Daily News "Yankees legends ranging from Reggie Jackson to Joe Torre will be on hand for Derek Jeter’s big day Sunday, but the man who played a few feet to the shortstop’s right for many years on the diamond won’t be there. Missing from a long list of attendees for the Jeter ceremonies is Alex..." May 14

  • Thank You, New York - Derek Jeter

    The Player's Tribune "New York, I want to tell you a story — about a kid who grew up in the Midwest, in a town called Kalamazoo. Quiet, unsure and at times a little intimidated. A homebody at heart. About a kid with a dream who moved to a big city — to the big city. A kid who was just trying to keep up with everyone..." May 11

  • Derek Jeter reportedly angry over interview with Alex Rodriguez

    Larry Brown Sports "Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez were recently in the news for an awkward joint interview with CNBC in which they were asked about love lives and their own relationship. Jeter apparently wasn’t happy with how it turned out — but not just because of the content. Jeter, according to ESPN’s Dan Le..." May 10

  • Derek Jeter reveals his only regret from his two decades with Yankees

    Fox Sports "It’s tough to imagine how Derek Jeter’s 20-season major-league career with the New York Yankees could have gone any better, but there’s one thing the future Hall of Famer would change. Jeter, whose No. 2 will be retired and enshrined in Monument Park before Sunday’s game at Yankee Stadium, has..." May 09

  • Mets player on Matt Harvey: ‘He wants to be Derek Jeter’

    Larry Brown Sports "Matt Harvey appears to have lost the support of many of his New York Mets teammates, and it sounds like he has a lot to prove before he can earn it back. Marc Carig of Newsday spoke with several Mets players and team sources, and the consensus is clearly that Harvey got what he deserved when he..." May 09

  • Derek Jeter and A-Rod involved in the most awkward interview

    New York Post "Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez thought they were going to be talking about a charity event during a CNBC interview on Tuesday, but instead, they were thrown a few unexpected curve balls. Rodriguez and Jeter, Yankees teammates for 10 years and stock traders for a day at a BTIG global financial..." May 03

  • Why Derek Jeter and A-Rod will be stock traders for a day

    New York Post "Derek Jeter will be among an ocean of A-listers Tuesday at the BTIG Charity Day in Manhattan. Active athletes, former athletes and celebrities will be guest stock traders taking calls from clients on BTIG’s global trading network to raise money for charities. The event was started in 2004 and..." April 30

  • Jeffrey Loria once tried to trade for Derek Jeter

    Newsday "Derek Jeter was on the radar of Jeffrey Loria long before the Miami Marlins’ owner agreed in principle Tuesday to sell his team for $1.3 billion to a group that includes the retired Yankees captain and former Florida governor and Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush. The sale is subject..." April 27