There's Jeter ... and then everyone else

From his all-out play on the field to his positive actions off of it, Derek Jeter stands out as the face of baseball.

Originally Published: June 2, 2005
By Tim Kurkjian | ESPN The Magazine

It was the ninth inning of a one-sided victory for the Red Sox on Sunday at Yankee Stadium. Derek Jeter hit a grounder to pitcher David Wells. Some stars might have loafed to first; Jeter raced down the line and beat the throw. It didn't lead to anything major, but for him it doesn't have to. That's why he is the captain of the Yankees, that's why he has four championship rings and that's one reason why he is our choice for the face of baseball.

It was not an easy call. One of Jeter's ...

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