Red Sox prices soar thanks to Jeter

Updated: February 13, 2014, 11:20 AM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

Derek Jeter's announcement Wednesday that he will retire after the upcoming season turned out to be a boon for fans and brokers of the New York Yankees' rivals, the Boston Red Sox.

In an ironic twist, the Yankees' season-ending series in Boston (Sept. 26-28) will now be the shortstop's final regular-season games.

Within minutes of the announcement, which was posted to Jeter's Facebook page, ticket prices soared on the web.

"This last Jeter game is now a tougher ticket ...

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