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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.
Derek Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning, the latest storybook moment in a charmed and illustrious career, to give New York a 6-5 victory Thursday night over the Baltimore Orioles.
Derek Jeter, in typical Derek Jeter fashion, walked off the Yankees with the game-winning single in his final game at Yankee Stadium on Thursday.
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.
A day after getting blanked on one puny single, Nelson Cruz and Baltimore Orioles powered up for the postseason.
Even with a loss, the Baltimore Orioles achieved another goal.
No matter what the situation and regardless of who’s at the plate, the Baltimore Orioles believe they’re going to win.
Down 1-0, the Baltimore Orioles loaded the bases against the New York Yankees for the third time in four innings.
On Wednesday night, the New York Yankees faced off against against the ever so dominant David Price and collected 9 consecutive hits in the third inning. Every Yankee in the batting order got a hit off of David Price last night at Comerica Park.
Jonathan Schoop and Adam Jones homered in a four-run eighth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied to beat the New York Yankees 5-3 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep of the rain-shortened series.