Jeter: 'Seems like it just happened'

Yankees captain reflects on the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on New York City

Updated: September 7, 2011, 1:13 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Derek Jeter felt awkward. The man with the perfect touch wanted to say something just right, but his mind stuttered. After Sept. 11, 2001, Jeter would meet children who just lost their mothers or fathers.

The kids would see the Captain and have a moment of happiness. Jeter would become almost speechless.

"It was awkward because you meet people who just lost family members. What do you say?" Jeter said.

Like everyone else, Jeter remembers where he was and how ...

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