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Source: Derek Jeter, Yanks at odds

Updated: November 18, 2010, 11:06 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The New York Yankees would be happy to get Derek Jeter to agree to a three-year contract for $21 million a year, according to a source who has ties to both the team and the player.

But Jeter, the source said, wants at least a four-year deal, preferably five or six. According to the source, there is at least one voice inside the Yankees' hierarchy urging the front office to play hard ball with Jeter.

"Tell him the deal is three years at $15 million a year, take ...

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