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Jeter's community service awarded

Updated: October 29, 2009, 10:14 PM ET
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NEW YORK -- Derek Jeter again found himself the focus of unwanted attention in a season full of honors.

This time, though, with a little self-deprecating humor, he didn't need prompting to cherish the moment.

The New York Yankees captain was the recipient of the 2009 Roberto Clemente Award, given annually to a major league player who combines community service with excellence on the field.

Jeter was presented the award by commissioner Bud Selig and Vera Clemente, Roberto's ...

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