Celebrities Tweet Excitement for Derek Jeter's Final Home Game
Derek Jeter had his final home game with the New York Yankees last night and celebs were super excited to support the legendary player!
The 40-year-old baseball player is retiring this season and he played his last game at Yankee Stadium on Thursday (September 25) to a sold-out crowd that showed nothing but love.
Derek helped bring the team to a win over the Baltimore Orioles in the bottom of the ninth inning. His hit brought in a teammate into home plate to score the game-winning run.
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– Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) September 25, 2014
With that single, Derek Jeter became the 6th member of the 3,463-hit club. — Nate Silver (@NateSilver538) September 26, 2014
take a lesson rookies. this is class #jeter
– mark walberg (@marklwalberg) September 26, 2014
Thank you number 2 for some of the best memories I've ever had watching the sport of baseball. What a way to go out, my friend. #DerekJeter
– Jesse McCartney (@JesseMcCartney) September 26, 2014
Dear Derek Jeter, Thank you for being one of the good guys. You will be missed. Your legacy will live on. With respect and gratitude, Alyssa
– Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) September 26, 2014
Happy Jeter makes me feel young. Happy Jeter hangs above Jax's crib. I'm his dad but I'd be okay if Derek was. Both have beautiful blue eyes
Only Derek Jeter could do that… #RE2PECT
– Matt Carpenter (@MattCarp13) September 26, 2014
And…scene. Congrats #DerekJeter
– Josh Charles (@MrJoshCharles) September 26, 2014
Weird when you really think about it. Derek Jeter's life is just beginning #RE2PECT
— Kevin Connolly (@mrkevinconnolly) September 26, 2014