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Can Derek Jeter Silence His Critics Next Season?

that Derek Jeter is officially back where he belongs, we can look ahead to next season. Of course there is still a lot of decisions to be made, but Jeter is no longer one of them.

Last season, Jeter had the worst statistical season of his career. He hit just .270 with 10 homers and 67 RBI. His on base percentage was .340, 45 points lower than his career average of .385.

At 36, many baseball critics and fans say that Jeter is no longer capable of putting up the kind of numbers that have made him one of the greatest shortstops, not just in Yankee history, but in all of baseball.

For his career, Jeter is a .314 hitter. He averages 207 hits, 17 homers and 80 RBI.

During the course of his contract negotiations with the Yankees, ...

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