Yankees honor Derek Jeter

Updated: August 14, 2011, 9:29 AM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter will be in the Hall of Fame sometime in the not-too-distant future.

His batting gloves and helmet made the trip on Saturday.

Jeter donated the batting gloves and helmet he wore on the day he reached 3,000 hits to the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Saturday afternoon.

In a brief ceremony prior to the Yankees' 9-2 win against the Tampa Bay Rays, Jeter was honored by the Yankees for becoming the first member in franchise ...

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