Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter

Baseball legend Derek Jeter is the former shortstop and Team captain for the New York Yankees who is a five time World Series Champion.


  • This baseball legend played for 20 seasons with the New York Yankees, winning five World Series Championships and held captaincy of the team from 2003-2014.
  • In his rookie year (1996), Jeter set up the Turn 2 Foundation which has helped young people across the country live healthier lifestyles.
  • Jeter's final hit of his career was a ninth inning, 'game on the line', winning run, which gave the Yankees a six-five victory against the Baltimore Orioles.

"I love it when people doubt me. It makes me work harder to prove them wrong."

-Derek jeter