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12 Best Tweets Celebrating Derek Jeter’s Legendary Final Hit At Yankee Stadium

While fans, non fans, kids and adult everywhere celebrated the legendary Yankees’ captain’s last hit at Yankee stadium, let’s take a look at the best reactions from friends of DJ, fellow athletes and other celebrates who took to Twitter to pay their RE2PECT to Number 2.

09/26/2014

The grounds crew puts the tarp on the field before the game between the Washington Nationals and the New York Mets at Nationals Park on Sept. 24, 2014 in Washington, D.C. The game was postponed. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals-Mets Rained Out, Doubleheader Thursday

Even with the NL East already won, the end of the regular season is turning into a logistical headache for the Washington Nationals.

09/24/2014

Ryan Flaherty of the Orioles slides home for a run ahead of the throw to Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli at Yankee Stadium on Sept. 24, 2014 in the Bronx. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Orioles Eliminate Jeter, Yankees From Playoff Contention

Nelson Cruz had two of his four singles and slugger Adam Jones a safety squeeze in a six-run fourth for Baltimore, which is trying to overtake the Los Angeles Angels for the AL’s best record and home-field advantage throughout the postseason.

09/24/2014

Nick Markakis celebrates his fourth-inning two-run home run against the New York Yankees with teammate Nick Hundley at Yankee Stadium on September 23, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Cruz Hits 40th HR, Orioles Hold Off Jeter, Yanks 5-4

A day after getting blanked on one puny single, Nelson Cruz and Baltimore Orioles powered up for the postseason.

09/24/2014

Adam LaRoche hits a three-run home run in the fifth inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on Sept. 23, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

LaRoche’s Blast Lifts Nats Past Mets

Nationals center fielder Denard Span left in the third inning after making a diving, tumbling catch, and NL East champion Washington went on to a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.

09/23/2014

Ryan Zimmerman signs autographs before the game against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on Sept. 23, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nats’ Ryan Zimmerman Out of Lineup But Pinch Hits

Working his way back after a long injury absence, Ryan Zimmerman was out of the Washington Nationals’ starting lineup Tuesday night against the New York Mets.

09/23/2014

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Orioles Keep Train Rolling, Sweep Blue Jays

The Baltimore Orioles had every right to experience a letdown just one night after clinching their first AL East title in 17 years.

09/18/2014

Bryce Harper celebrates with Denard Span after hitting a two-run, walk-off home run in the 13th inning against the New York Mets on Aug. 7, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Top 5 Reasons Nationals Are NL East Champions Again

After winning the National League East Division title in 2012 for the first time in team history, the Washington Nationals looked like a rising power in Major League Baseball.

09/17/2014

Nick Hundley (left), Tommy Hunter (center) and Steve Pearce of the Baltimore Orioles celebrate on the field after the Orioles clinched the American League East Division against the Toronto Blue Jays on Sept. 16, 2014 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Losers No More, Orioles Celebrate AL East Title

The Baltimore Orioles are AL East champions for the first time since 1997, and they marked the occasion with a celebration that lasted long after the final out of their clinching 8-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.

09/16/2014

Members of the Nationals celebrate after the NL East division-clinching game against the Braves at Turner Field on Sept. 16, 2014 in Atlanta. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

A Year Delayed, Nats Celebrate 2nd NL East Title

The Washington Nationals celebrated like a team that expected to be in this position a year ago.

09/16/2014

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