Didn’t take long for The Captain to get the retirement jitters, huh? 2 days in and he’s already launching his own blog. And don’t let all the flowery language on the new homepage fool you:
“So I’m in the process of building a place where athletes have the tools they need to share what they really think and feel. We want to have a way to connect directly with our fans, with no filter.
I am working with other athletes, with editors and with producers to create a platform that gives us a chance to say what’s on our minds. It’s called The Players’ Tribune. Over the next few months, we’ll be introducing a strong core of athlete editors and contributors who will shape the site into an online community filled with first-person stories and behind-the-scenes content.”
That’s a blog. A straight up blog. Derek Jeter has retired from his 20-year awesome job to start doing what I do to get away from my crappy job. …