Articles matching tag: Miami Marlins

  1. Column: Jeter's Success As MLB Owner No Sure ThingOctober 19, 2017

    Derek Jeter, Major League Baseball team owner. The title may not be as familiar as shortstop/captain of the New York Yankees, but after MLB owners approved his group’s offer to purchase the Miami Marlins, Jeter is now a part owner of the team. During a Hall of Fame career spanning 20 years, Jeter was ultra-competitive and confident on the field. Those traits, along with an unmatched work ethic, made him a stalwart of the Yankees teams of the late 1990’s and early 2000’s that won five World Series titles. Jeter’s confidence was never on display more than in 2004 when the Yankees acquired Alex Rodriguez in a trade with the Texas Rangers