Today’s installment is going to be a different kind of About Last Night post.
Instead of displaying heat maps and spray charts from Derek Jeter‘s last All-Star Game, I’m going to post video of what happened during the game so we can relive the magical moments. Yeah, I know, that’s pretty mawkish of me but I cannot help myself. I am feeling a little emotional about all of the “lasts” Jeter is experiencing, especially now that the season is closer to the end than it is to the beginning and because everything will be winding down soon.
Let’s get started, shall we?
Here’s Jeter’s double in the first inning. The best part about this, at least for me, is that it comes right after some jackhole in the stands starts chanting, “Over-rated!” at him.
It made me do a Jeter-esque fist pump in my house. I also may have yelled an expletive (or four) as well.…