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Ingredients for winning require rare mix

Sometimes it's easy to see which players and managers have that rare "it"

Originally Published: March 29, 2010
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

TAMPA, Fla. -- He's a man defined by the rings he's won in October. But the quality that really separates Derek Jeter from the masses is the unstoppable force that drives him from April to September.

We know it as energy. But it's more. Or focus. But it's more. Relentless concentration. But it's more. What Jeter really has is an ignition with no "off" switch.

It's there in his first at-bat on Opening Day. It's there in the ninth inning of Game 162. And it's always pumping -- every ...

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