New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter hits the baseball during practice at the Yankees' minor league facility Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. Jeter says he will retire after this season. Jeter posted a long letter on his Facebook account Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, saying the 2014 will be his last year playing professional baseball.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara) (February 12, 2014 5:38 PM)
(AP) - Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter says he will retire after this season, ending one of the greatest careers in the history of baseball's most storied franchise.
The 39-year-old captain posted a long letter on his Facebook page Wednesday saying that 2014 will be his final year.
A 13-time All-Star who has led the Yankees to five World Series championships, Jeter was limited to 17 games...
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