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Derek Jeter plays DH in minors game

Updated: March 24, 2013, 10:08 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

TAMPA, Fla. -- Derek Jeter took four at-bats as a designated hitter for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, the Yankees' Triple-A affiliate, and even though he grounded out all four times, he viewed the day as a positive step in his road back from a broken ankle.

"It was really just to see pitches, you know?" Jeter said. "The results aren't the most important thing. It's just to see pitches, and that's what I did and we'll move from there. Sometimes it clicks early, sometimes it takes ...

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