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Published February 12, 2014 More Info »
Yankee captain and New York hero, Derek Jeter, announced that he will retire after the 2014 season. Here's a look back at his career highlights:  April 2, 1995 - Called up to Yankees by George Steinbrenner, who makes the young shortstop wear short shorts and mow the lawn at his house (Yankee Stadium) May 25, 1996 - After being called a pussy by Don Mattingly, drunkenly gets full-body pinstripes tattoo. December 25,1997 - Accidentally calls Joe Torre “Dad” upon opening Christmas gift from manager. September 11, 2001 - Whereabouts unknown. July 1, 2004 - Dives into the stands to catch a foul ball. Lands awkwardly on fence, losing his virginity. June 14, 2005 - Accidentally ends phone conversation with Andy Petite by saying “I love you.” October 11 and 14, 2007 - A-Rod informs him that “snitches get stitches” after he catches Rodriguez making out with his own reflection. May 17, 2009 - Shows up to team screening of 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' as the only one in costume (leather lingerie over Yankee uniform). May 18, 2009 - Asks coaches what was with that "Rocky Horror" screening and is promptly told to “stop asking questions, pretty boy.” May 4th to October 2, 2012 - Writes letter to Mariano Rivera every day, signing each “Your Best Friend, Derek." September 11, 2012 - Libyans attack an American embassy in Benghazi wearing Derek Jeter jersey-shirts. Jeter’s whereabouts unknown. 
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