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Captain expects to win it all in 2014

Derek Jeter delivers a much-needed decree for the return of Yankee normalcy

Updated: September 30, 2013, 12:26 PM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

HOUSTON -- Everyone is retiring, or threatening to flee, or facing a career-killing suspension, or physically falling apart. Rome is crumbling, and the fans of the New York Yankees desperately need someone to tell them it is not.

Derek Jeter is that someone. On the day Joe Girardi said he, too, might take off and leave this mess for someone else to fix, his 39-year-old captain said he expects to win a championship in 2014, just as he expected to win one as a rookie in 1996.

"Always. ...

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