Yankees Star Derek Jeter Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame
Derek Jeter was simply Derek Jeter on his special day — smooth as silk.
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COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Derek Jeter was simply Derek Jeter on his special day — smooth as silk. On a Wednesday afternoon that turned cloudy with the temperature in the 70s and a few sprinkles in the air and adoring fans chanting his name, the former New York Yankees star shortstop and captain was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame after a long wait necessitated by the pandemic. Greeted by raucous cheers in a…