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Jeter injury caps catastrophic night

Wondered what the post-Jeter Yanks will look like? You may not like what you see.

Updated: October 14, 2012, 5:07 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

All those Yankees fans who have wished their team could get younger and more athletic saw those wishes come true a little before 1 a.m. ET Sunday.

Because it was at that point Derek Jeter went down and didn't get up. Suddenly, it felt as if the Yankees had lost a lot more than simply the first game of a best-of-seven playoff series.

In this case, getting younger and more athletic does not in any way mean getting better. Remember that one about being careful what ...

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