On Derek Jeter Night the baseball world honored one of MLB’s iconic players. Jeter’s jersey retirement commenced as his family and former players joined the former Yankees short-stop. Below are some reactions from around the world on social media.
— Louisville Slugger (@sluggernation) May 14, 2017
Not just a teammate. Not just a friend. You are family. To me, to the Yankees organization, to all of the game of baseball. Thank you, No. 2 pic.twitter.com/vHfqNrDZJy
— CC Sabathia (@CC_Sabathia) May 14, 2017
— Alex Rodriguez (@AROD) May 14, 2017
— Jordan (@Jumpman23) May 15, 2017
Thank you for everything you’ve done on and off the field. You are a true inspiration. You helped change the game. This is for you, No. 2. pic.twitter.com/7PpXljNCBU
— Robinson Cano (@RobinsonCano) May 14, 2017