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  • Poll: LeBron James Passes Michael Jordan As Most Popular Male Athlete

    Jul 22, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *They may never play each other on the basketball court, but LeBron James can say he beat Michael Jordan at least once in his career. The former Miami Heat player was named the most popular American male athlete in a recent Harris Poll. The poll, which was done before James returned to the Cleveland Cavalier […]

  • Derek Jeter to Retire from Baseball after 2014 Season

    Feb 12, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Derek Jeter has announced that the 2014 baseball season will be his last. The New York Yankees shortstop broke the news on his Facebook page Wednesday, stating he will retire at the end of next season. It signals the end of what will be a 17-year career for a player impervious to scandal, even as […]

  • Derek Jeter Starts Publishing Imprint With Simon & Schuster

    Nov 15, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Derek Jeter is looking for a home run in a completely different field. After nineteen seasons with the New York Yankees, the slugger is adding book publishing to his personal lineup through his new imprint under Simon & Schuster. The athlete will co-publish sports-related books via Jeter Publishing, which aims to reach a broad audience […]

  • Derek Jeter Calls Mom of Slain Sandy Hook Teacher

    Dec 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Derek Jeter called the mother of Victoria Soto, a young teacher killed while protecting her first-grade students at Sandy Hook Elementary School in last week’s Newtown tragedy. Jeter telephoned Donna Soto on Wednesday, the same day she buried her daughter, who was a huge fan of the New York Yankees, reports ESPN.com. Carlee Soto, Victoria’s […]

  • Kardashians, Jeter Among Walters’ ‘Most Fascinating 2011’

    Dec 1, 11 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *It’s that time of year again. Barbara Walters today begins the teasing of her annual “The 10 Most Fascinating People of the Year” special, which premieres Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 9:30/8:30c on ABC. The 90-minute program, the 19th annual edition, will feature producer/judge extraordinaire Simon Cowell, Eric Stonestreet and Jesse Tyler Ferguson who play the […]

  • Video: Jay-Z Said He Predicted Derek Jeter’s Home Run

    Jul 12, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 4 Comments

    *MLB all-star, Derek Jeter made history on Saturday when he became the first ever New York Yankee to record 3,000 hits and with a home run at that. Who was there to witness the whole thing? Hip Hop mogul Jay-Z watched from box seats behind the plate. He said he saw it coming. “I actually […]