Yankees star Jeter to retire after 2014 season

CREATED Feb. 12, 2014

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NEW YORK (AP) - New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter says he will retire after this season.

Jeter posted a long letter on his Facebook account Wednesday saying that 2014 will be his last year of playing professional baseball.

The 39-year-old Yankees captain missed much of last season because of injuries.

To read his statement he posted on Facebook, CLICK HERE. 

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