Teammate Brett Gardner:
Teammate CC Sabathia:
"Derek Jeter; turning fantasy into reality."
You could hear Tino Martinez yell, "That was awesome!" to his former teammate and fellow Florida snowbird. Charles Jeter told his "I'm proud of you."
Former teammate Paul O'Neill:
One of the coolest endings ever... Wouldn't expect anything else from JeteYankees announcer Ken Singleton:
— Paul O'Neill (@PaulONeillYES) September 26, 2014
LOOKOUT ! I'm heading home season over. ( too quickly ) Thank you fans 4 watching YES. See you next spring. Thanks to The Captain a classic.Tigers pitcher David Price, who gave up hit #3000 to Jeter when Price was on the Rays.
— Ken Singleton (@29alltime) September 26, 2014
Shocker! #thecaptain does it like he always does!! That's what I envisioned 3000 to be like! Not 37 rows deep to left center!! #welldonejeet
— David Price (@DAVIDprice14) September 26, 2014
Price's teammate Justin Verlander:
Incredible!!! Did anyone expect anything less. #storybook #RE2PECT #FairWellCaptainHall of Fame Wide Receive Chris Carter
— Justin Verlander (@JustinVerlander) September 26, 2014
Derek Jeter #MyHeroFormer Braves 3rd baseman Chipper Jones:
— Cris Carter (@criscarter80) September 26, 2014
Much respect #2! Sad to see u go. U deserved everything u got. Proud of ur career, even prouder to call u a friend! Now let's go golfing!!Former teammate and YES Network announcer John Flaherty:
— Chipper Jones (@RealCJ10) September 26, 2014
Richardson scored the game winning run on the Jeter hit! How about the story he can tell for the rest of his life!!Twins infielder Brian Dozier:
— John Flaherty (@flash17yes) September 26, 2014
Amazing finish in New York for a guy that taught me how to play the game the right way without him even knowing.. Thank you Derek #2
— Brian Dozier (@BrianDozier) September 26, 2014
YES Network's Jack Curry:
Incredible finish by Jeter. Did a lot of Jeter-esque things. Swung at 1st pitch. Singled to RF. Helped win a game. Celebrated like gentlemanMore from Jack on the YES website.
— Jack Curry (@JackCurryYES) September 26, 2014