Full disclosure: I’m NOT a Yankees fan and not necessarily a big Derek Jeter fan.
Heck, I don’t really even like American League Baseball—the DH, five-hour games, and 11-9 slugfests? No thank you.
However, I do appreciate excellence when I see it.
And Derek Jeter is excellent.
Let’s review: He joined the most-competitive baseball fraternity in existence, in the most judgmental and critical sports town in America.
Some 15 seasons since, he’s captured five rings and the hearts of Yankees fans everywhere from Kalamazoo to Cooperstown.
Please read the full blog in it’s original form on Bleacher Report…