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KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 15: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with fans after their 2 to 1 win over the Baltimore Orioles to sweep the series in Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Will Be Fan Favorites In World Series

The Giants beat the Cardinals to make the World Series. But baseball fans outside of San Francisco will be rooting for the Royals.


BOSTON, MA - SEPTEMBER 28: Derek Jeter #2 speaks with Rob Thomson #59 of the New York Yankees as he leaves the field in the third inning after his last career hit against the Boston Red Sox during the last game of the season at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

The Captain’s Last Stand

Derek Jeter bid baseball adieu with an RBI single, a dugout full of hugs and a final wave to the fans on Sunday as he concluded his Hall of Fame career by helping the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 9-5.


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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.


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Magic Moments From Jeter’s Career

Memories of Derek Jeter: His steady hands at shortstop. The feisty at-bat to spark a rally with an opposite-field single. The multimillion dollar icon who wouldn’t hesitate to bunt.


ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 16:  Nick Franklin #2 of the Tampa Bay Rays slides safely into third base ahead of third baseman Chase Headley #12 of the New York Yankees as he advances from second off a wild pitch by Michael Pineda during the sixth inning of a game on September 16, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Rays Beat Yanks In Chippy Affair

Derek Jeter was hit on the arm by a Steve Geltz pitch in the eighth inning of a 6-1 loss to Tampa Bay on Tuesday night, the fifth time a New York Yankees batter has been hit by a Rays pitcher in the past week.


BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 14: Kelly Johnson #14 of the Baltimore Orioles wipes his face after getting a pie in face for hitting a game winning double in the ninth inning during a baseball game against the New York Yankees on September 14, 2014 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. The Orioles won 3-2. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Former Yankee Wins It For Orioles

Steve Pearce doubled in a ninth-inning run and scored the game-winner on a double by Kelly Johnson as the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 3-2 Sunday night to inch closer to the AL East title.


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Yankees Lose Tight Contest With Jays

Jose Bautista, Edwin Encarnacion and Melky Cabrera each hit a solo homer, and the Toronto Blue Jays erased a three-run deficit to beat the New York Yankees 4-3 Sunday.


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All 9 Consecutive Yankee Hits Off Of Tigers’ David Price

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.


NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 19:  Chris Carter #23 of the Houston Astros connects on a three run home run in the ninth inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on August 19, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

9th Inning Homer Dooms Yanks

Chris Carter snapped a ninth-inning tie with a colossal three-run homer, extending his second-half power surge and sending the Houston Astros to a 7-4 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.


BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 11:  Chris Davis #19 of the Baltimore Orioles celebrates with Nick Markakis #21 after hitting a home run in the fifth inning against the New York Yankees at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on August 11, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Yankees Woes Continue

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.