The captain of the Yankees, Jeter has made himself known as one of the finest leaders in all of baseball. Although his career statistics are impressive, his real impact has come as a clutch player, especially in the playoffs.
He is currently the all-time leader in hits and runs in MLB postseason history.
Through 2008, he has been a nine-time All Star, a three-time Gold Glove award winner, the American League Rookie of the Year and the World Series MVP.
Did you know.......Derek Jeter is the all-time leader in hits at Yankee Stadium?