Yankees star Jeter to retire after 2014 season

Posted at: 02/12/2014 2:28 PM
Updated at: 02/12/2014 2:50 PM
By: Associated Press

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter says he will retire after this season.

Jeter posted a long letter on his Facebook account Wednesday saying that 2014 will be his last year of playing professional baseball.

The 39-year-old Yankees captain missed much of last season because of injuries.