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Derek Jeter & Minka Kelly Split

Derek Jeter & Minka Kelly Split

Derek Jeter and Minka Kelly have called it quits after three years together, can confirm.

“The split was amicable,” sources exclusively tell JJ of the 37-year-old Yankees superstar and 31-year-old actress. “But they remain friends. They still really care for each other.”

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When JJ contacted her reps, they did confirm the split.

Last month, HBO premiered Deter Jeter 3K, a documentary that chronicles Derek‘s journey of becoming the second player to reach 3,000 hits as a shortstop (the first was Honus Wagner).

Minka is busy in Miami shooting the ABC reboot of the classic show Charlie’s Angels, which is being produced by Drew Barrymore and Leonard Goldberg. Charlie’s Angels, which co-stars Rachael Taylor and Annie Ilonzeh, premieres Thursday, September 22, at 8/7c.

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  • Zoe Moon

    I am so sorry to read this. They did make a cute couple. Maybe it is for better. I always thought he was stringing her along!

  • Sharon

    Didnt see that one coming

  • Anon

    I’m glad they split – for both of their sakes. Better now than 5 years down the road with kids.

  • TheGR8NPwrfulOZ

    They were still together? That’s one couple who managed to stay pretty low key. Oh well. He wont have any trouble finding the next one, hell, there’s probably a line forming as we type. And I doubt she will be single too long either.

  • DANI


  • lold

    I love how every break-up or divorce is consensual and amicable, and how they still remain friends and care about each other. Because no one’s feelings ever get hurt, right?

  • isHotr

    @DANI: OMG…! I can’t believe this. This is insane…Totally, I hope she doesn’t go back to douche mayer.

    They seemed like the perfect couple. 56% people agree according to isHotr match rating.

  • tim

    I will never see how people think she is beautiful.
    Decent looking yes but not hot or sexy or beautiful and a terrible actress

  • Axelg

    I swear if this affects his game….!!!!!!

  • http://JaredWeiss Jared Weiss

    @Fabulous: He’s probably not. But it doesn’t matter either way. Gay, Straight, Bi, Tri, whatever, Jeter’s a Golden God

  • ron


  • ron

    Congrats to them :)

  • Porry semmy

    Look here, I’m still a Barry Bonds fan despite the alegations of steroid use. He’s still number one to me. Why because I’m a true fan and true fans will stick with the player en las buenas y en las mala. In good and bad times.

  • http://Ja Slig o lambert ^_^cute

    What do you think if they split


    GET MARRIED!!!!!! THUMBS UP DJ!!!!!!!


  • Sean

    No shock here. Jeter is a playa for life. He just wanted to hit it and quit it

  • marianne

    Best thing Derek ever did! He needs a nice sweet girl who has no aspirations to be a movie star…he’s so nice & respectful…too good for someone like Minka…he should find a girl who is loving & not selfish…someone like my daughter!!

  • sunnyroberto

    How many hot chicks have been with Jeter?? He must be a first class, egotistical jerk. Maybe the girls get tired of having to call him “Mr. Jeter”.

    Minka should find herself a nice accountant or construction worker who will treat her much better.

  • Miffy

    Minka = stinka.

  • DD

    John Mayer is single. He’d be a good rebound for her.

  • Baci

    Although they made a nice looking couple, I never really thought it would work out. Her career has taken off, he just became a baseball God, they both have men and woman throwing themselves at them. Makes it hard to stay committed I would think. MInka is young and just starting, who wants to settle down already. Good luck to both and don’t let this affect your game Jeter!

  • MichelleV

    She was probably pressuring him to get married

  • randomvisitor

    Lots of shallow comments. Are all of you really that shallow and immature?

  • Minka’s Stinka

    I think minka’s snatch smelled. Every since he peaced out on her the guy had been on a hitting tear. His average is upwards at .300 and he’s spraying the ball all over the field.

  • lol

    She was just a beard.

  • Guest

    Hes got a GORGEOUS HOT BRUNETTE IN MANHATTEN NYC I saw them together woooooooooooooow shes amazingly gorgeous!

  • kevin

    Very good news for a lot of men who can’t enough of MINKA. Now it’s time to wait to see how CHARLIE’S ANGELS will fare ’cause this reboot is going to be a huge hit.

  • anon

    Minka is so gorgeous! I don’t have anything against Jeter but I think she could do better.


    I love DJ for the longgest and I wish one day I can meet him not just watching him on the Stadium. We should all respect their decissions. The best thing of all this is that they stay friends! Why breakup and be enemies, who knows maybe they just need to take some time apart. Jeter I love you for LIFE xoxo

  • laverdadduele

    Minka better get tested for all the STDs known to man and then some.

  • ali

    Derek can get any woman he wants . he is Classy with good manners
    and really cool guy .

    Go Yankees :)

  • Girls, get real here!

    No woman in her right mind would marry Jeter now. He’s already been with too many beautiful and famous women and he’s already ruined in a way, just like Leonardo DiCaprio. Girls need to wait until Jeter gets older and broken, looks like a geezer and can no longer hit home runs. That’s when Jeter might be ready and “able” to settle down. If you marry him now while he’s young, virile and still hanging out at clubs with the guys and gals, expect nothing but pain and suffering. He’s gonna play ball and play the field too. If you’re up for that, then have at it, but don’t say nobody warned you.

  • brett

    I live in the building in Manhatten NYC where this gorgeous brunette girl lives and has been seen with DEREK JETER, shes stunning and so much more gorgeous then minka kelly and they make a beautiful couple, shes very low key and a very sweet girl i hope they get it together and make something of this already!

  • Wake Up would you like to arrive at your man’s place…only to see that he didn’t even bother to get rid of the evidence of another, um, PERSON having been there? Hello. For Derek? It’s all about DEREK all the time. Same thing with AROD.

  • ForReal

    You live in Manhattan, but you spelled it wrong. Really?

  • Ronnie b

    Your a lying Boston red sox fan u sux and the sox’s sux

  • dana

    Why is any one surprised? Two no so bright seemingly shallow people break up…

  • lolo

    so tired of hearing this goregous brunette he has in NYC!! I have been hearing it for the last 3 yrs.. I think if she was the one, i dont think he would have started dating Minka!!! this girl doesn’t seem she will leave NYC for Tampa!

  • A-Rod

    Guess she finally heard about him giving blowjobs in the team shower

  • Brock

    He’s hitting much better since the split. I think she was becoming a distraction to him. Glad she’s gone. He can settle down if he wants after he retires. Until then I’m sure he can find several replacements for her to keep from being bored.

  • Turn2



    Mom??? lol (Marianne, if you left the ‘e’ off your name, I would have thought it was my mother’s comment ;-) )

    …Derek IS so nice and respectful and his family seems like it, too and they do wonderful things for charity. I like how he keeps his personal life low key and as for the engagement rumor, that was from his sister’s wedding reservation, not his.


  • Turn2The1


    Mom??? lol (Marianne, if you left the ‘e’ off your name, I would have thought it was my mother’s comment ;) )

    …Derek IS so nice and respectful and his family seems like it, too and they do wonderful things for charity. I like how he keeps his personal life low key and as for the engagement rumor, that was from his sister’s wedding reservation, not his.