The career of Derek Jeter will culminate when he is enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. Jeter was a positive role model in an era where countless athletes took the low road either in personality, performance enhancing drug use, or other negative symptoms. He spent 20 years in New York exemplifying the true teammate mentality whether playing through pain, saying the right thing in the media or being the first on the top of the dugout steps to console or cheer on a teammate.
Jeter will be remembered as one of the best short stops in baseball and greatest players in Yankees history. He can be mentioned alongside other Yankee greats like Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, and Mickey Mantle. In short, Jeter had one heck of a career as a Bronx Bomber. Let’s take a look at 10 of the greatest moments in the career of Derek Jeter.