Derek Jeter

Birthdate 06/26/1974
Death Date
Debut Year 1995
Year of Induction
Teams Yankees
Position Shortstop

Derek Jeter’s twelve-year run as the team’s captain from 2003-2014 is the longest in the storied history of the New York Yankees.

In the collection:

Official lineup card from Game 2 of 1997 ALDS - Jeter homers!

Official lineup card from Game 2 of 1997 ALDS - Jeter homers!

This is the lineup card that Hall of Fame manager Joe Torre carried in his back pocket during Game 2 of the 1997 ALDS 7-5 loss to the Cleveland Indians.  All managers sign the game original but what makes
The back of the lineup card specifies the ground rules

The back of the lineup card specifies the ground rules

As with every lineup card, the back of this one clearly states the ground rules for the stadium in which the game was played – in this case, Yankee Stadium. Not the fold lines where skipper Joe Torre bent the card to better fit in his pocket.
Autographed letter of authenticity for Jeter's batting gloves

Autographed letter of authenticity for Jeter's batting gloves

Another example of Derek Jeter’s signature is found here on a letter of authenticity for his batting gloves. Wouldn’t it be nice to own those gloves? The document is certified by Steiner Sports Memorabilia.

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