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Derek Jeter

Unread postby motherscratcher » Tue Dec 13, 2011 1:23 pm

Some love him. Some hate him. Some think he's overrated. Some think he's washed up.

But there's one thing that I think we can all agree on...

It does not suck to be Derek Jeter

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Re: Derek Jeter

Unread postby Spin » Tue Dec 13, 2011 2:10 pm

I never "identified with his personality", but he was a hell of a player. One of the all timers...
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Re: Derek Jeter

Unread postby swerb » Tue Dec 13, 2011 2:49 pm

I've never had a problem with Jeter. Class act, has managed to stay out of the headlines being the biggest rock star in the biggest market in America. Smart enough not to get married. And the dude just balls when all the chips are in the middle of the table. Have a lot of respect for the guys that can take their games to new levels when their team needs it most.
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Re: Derek Jeter

Unread postby googleeph2 » Tue Dec 13, 2011 5:24 pm

And he finds the particular girls who only want a signed baseball. Or two.
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Re: Derek Jeter

Unread postby RedDawg53 » Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:03 pm

Only Yankee I didn't mind.. However, he did seem like a bitch that time he pretended he was HBP and in fact wasn't. I don't care who you are, you're a bitch if you make a move like that. Still like Jerik Deter :salute:
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Re: Derek Jeter

Unread postby LakeErieWarriors » Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:07 pm

I got a little pissed while reading that, then I realized my Pa never raised me to be a hater. I hate the Yankees, yet I have deep respect for their history/tradition. Jeets is the Dimaggio of the 90's-00's and I don't think I could possibly give him any better of a complement than that.
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Re: Derek Jeter

Unread postby British_Pharaoh » Thu Dec 15, 2011 7:33 am

Bernie Williams is the only Yankee I've ever liked but I can tolerate Jeter
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Re: Derek Jeter

Unread postby bookelly » Thu Dec 15, 2011 8:20 am

That play he made backing up Posada in the 2001 ALDS is one of the best of all time.

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