Monday, November 22, 2010
The New York Yankees and Derek Jeter: Did You Know?
The New York Yankees are currently negotiating with Derek Jeter in an attempt to keep the face of their franchise in pinstripes. Through the years, both sides have prospered during their business relationship. In 1995, the year before Jeter became an everyday shortstop, the Yankees drew 1,705,263 fans to the park (below the American League average) and were valued at $185 million. This season the Yankees drew 4,298,655 fans and are valued at $1.5 billion.