During the 2000 season, he was voted the MVP of the 2000 All-Star Game, and then World Series MVP, as the Yankees defeated the New York Mets in the Subway Series.

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Despite being fiercely protective of his privacy, Jeter's dating status has continued to receive intense coverage.

Jeter has been linked romantically to former Miss Universe Lara Dutta, actresses Jordana Brewster, Scarlett Johansson and Jessica Alba, and MTV personality Vanessa Minnillo, among others.

Jeter lined an outside pitch from Baltimore Orioles pitcher Armando Benitez into the right-field seats for a game-tying home run.

However, replays clearly showed that 12-year-old Yankee fan Jeffrey Maier reached over the wall into the field of play and caught the ball, thereby depriving Oriole outfielder Tony Tarasco the opportunity of making a play.

However, after the 1992 Summer League he did attend the University of Michigan.

Jeter was named Baseball America Minor League Player of the Year as well as Florida State League MVP in 1994 and made his major league debut on May 29, 1995, just a month before turning 21.A former Rookie of the Year and fourteen-time All-Star, Jeter is in good company since the similarity scores method shows the most similar players to Jeter (through 2014) include six Hall of Famers and several other players who are strong candidates for the Hall, although none of them is truly similar, which is the sign of an exceptionally good player.Derek Jeter was born in Pequannock, New Jersey to Charles and Dorothy Jeter; however, most of his childhood was spent in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Jeter grew up as a Yankee fan, going to Yankee games in the summers that he spent with his grandmother in New Jersey.Derek Jeter, who has played shortstop for the New York Yankees for twenty years with a lifetime .312 batting average at the start of 2014, reached the 3,000 hit mark in 2011.He came very close to winning the MVP Award in 2006 when he finished a close second to Justin Morneau, getting 12 first-place votes compared to 15 for Morneau, whose team came from far behind to win the division.1999 showed more progress, as Jeter reached career highs in batting average, home runs, RBIs and walks, and led the AL in hits with 219.