He is known as The Captain now, but after he hangs up his cleats following the 2014 season, could Derek Jeter become The Boss, Part Deux? “I’d probably be a little bit more behind the scenes than The Boss,” Jeter said Sunday, referring to late Yankees owner George Steinbrenner. “But I learned a lot of great things from him.” Jeter, who presided over his Turn 2 Foundation dinner at the Times Square Sheraton hotel Sunday night (the 18th annual gala for the shortstop’s charitable organization), said he is serious about the next chapter of his life following baseball: owning a major league franchise. However, Jeter is definitely not serious about grabbing the back-page headlines, like Steinbrenner was famous for doing throughout his ownership tenure.
Derek Jeter serious about becoming owner in life after Yankees
New York Daily News | Jun 3