While fans, non fans, kids and adult everywhere celebrated the legendary Yankees’ captain’s last hit at Yankee stadium, let’s take a look at the best reactions from friends of DJ, fellow athletes and other celebrates who took to Twitter to pay their RE2PECT to Number 2.
In his final game at Yankee Stadium, Derek Jeter got the game winning hit.
The Marlins took two of three from the Phillies in the series.
Baseball players aren’t the only ones battling it out on the field.
Papelbon, who completed a seven-game suspension Sunday, earned his 38th save in 42 chances with a scoreless ninth. Major League Baseball penalized Papelbon because he made a lewd gesture and then bumped an umpire after blowing a save against the Marlins on Sept. 14.
Hamels (9-8) allowed seven hits and two runs in seven innings. He struck out four and walked one.
The Phillies fell to the A’s 3-1 on Friday night.
The Phillies dropped 3 out of 4 games to the Padres this series.
Umpire Joe West has been suspended one game for his altercation with Jonathan Papelbon on Sunday.
Jonathan Papelbon gave up four runs in the ninth as the Phillies fell 5-4.
The Phillies defeated the Marlins 3-1 on the strength of a Cody Asche walkoff home run.
Walk, don’t run to the best time of the year.
The Phillies lost three out of four games to their cross state rival.
Andrew McCutchen hit the first inside-the-park home run of his career and the Pittsburgh Pirates protected their lead in the NL wild-card race, beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 Wednesday night.
Sandberg also addressed handling players’ off the field behavior, saying that he tells them in spring training to be aware of what is expected of them.