Jeter plays ring prank on Matsui

Updated: April 13, 2010, 6:58 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Hideki Matsui opened the dark brown box with his shiny World Series ring, examined the treasure and glowed as the fans at Yankee Stadium and his former teammates surrounded him with love.

Leave it to Derek Jeter to provide his own special touch.

Instead of the white gold original with 119 diamonds totaling 3.55 carats, the box contained a replica from an April 3 spring training promotion -- something hardly more valuable than a Cracker Jack prize, courtesy of a Jeter prank.

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