Yankees Captain Derek Jeter Placed On DL, Out For The Rest Of 2013

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter is out for the rest of the 2013 MLB season.

Brian Cashman announced on Wednesday afternoon that Jeter has been placed on the disabled list.

Recently-acquired shortstop Brendan Ryan will start at shortstop for the Yankees on Wednesday night at Camden Yards.

Brendan Ryan is wearing #35 and starting at SS. Derek Jeter out 4th straight game. ARod is DH.—
Sweeny Murti (@YankeesWFAN) September 11, 2013

Jeter has been plagued by injuries throughout the 2013 season. He holds a $8 million player option for the 2014 season with a $3 million buyout.

Cashman does not expect Jeter’s career to be over. He fully anticipates Jeter returning to the Yankees in 2014.

“I have not seen Derek Jeter play his last game. No one has,” he told reporters.

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Source: CBS local New York

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