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The New York Yankees have announced that they are going to retire shortstop Derek Jeter’s No. 2 jersey.
The Yankees have said that Jeter’s jersey number is the last of their single digits jerseys to retire… and along with Jeter’s jersey, the Yankee have already retired twenty-one team jerseys.
Here is the list of previously retired Yankees retired jerseys:
  • 1986 Bill Martin’s jersey No. 1 
  • 1948 Babe Ruth’s jersey No. 3 
  • 1939 Lou Gehrig’s jersey No. 4 
  • 1952 Joe DiMaggio’s jersey No. 5
  • 2014 Joe Torre’s jersey No. 6 
  • 1969 Mickey Mantle ‘s jersey No. 7 
  • 1972 Yogi Berra and Bill Dickey’s jersey No. 8 
  • 1984 Roger Maris’ jersey No. 9 
Jeter’s jersey is scheduled to be retired when they play the Houston Astros in New York on May 14th, and during the game they’re going to also honor him with a plaque that will unveiled too.
During his career, Derek Jeter set Yankee records for hits, games 2,747, at-bats 11,195, doubles 544 and stolen bases 358.