For only the second time in the past 19 years, the New York Yankees failed to make the postseason. Sigh. (Photo of a sad-looking bunch of ballplayers during the Yankees 8-3 loss to Tampa Bay on Wednesday night by Barton Silverman / The New York Times)
Derek acknowledges the crowd after hitting the first pitch he sees for a homerun. It’s Jeter’s first hit since returning from the DL.