For the 20 years he played baseball, did anyone have the world at his feet more than Derek Jeter?The New York Yankees shortstop gave his adoring fans what they wanted in the form of five World Series titles, earning him nicknames like "Captain Clutch" and "Mr.And I welcomed somebody else getting the attention. The following year Jeter was linked to singer-actress Joy Enriquez—whom, legend has it, Alex Rodriguez had his eye on first when he unwittingly introduced her to his pal at the 2001 MLB All-Star Game."Obviously Derek is a great friend, and I have absolutely no reason to be upset about anything—that's crazy," A-Rod told the that August, giving them his "total blessing." Moreover, "I have a girlfriend, and I've had a girlfriend for a long time.I just want to get invited to the..." He thought better of it before saying, "I don't have anything to say about that." (The girlfriend he mentioned was presumably his future wife Cynthia Scurtis, whom he married in 2002.That's where I want to be."Jessica Alba was linked to Jeter in 2004, but he was a free agent by 2005, when he was spotted shortly after New Year's getting cozy with actress Stacy Lynn Spierer at the Waldorf Astoria hotel.When she told the that her boyfriend was involved in the Secret Santa Project with her (sports stars teamed up to give holiday presents to underprivileged kids), she was asked if that boyfriend was Jeter.You go into New York, you wanna stop Bernie [Williams] and [Paul] O'Neill. He reportedly was charmed by Brewster after seeing her in and set out to meet her—which if true wouldn't have been the first time he had made it a reality after liking the look of a lady onscreen. They mutually parted ways in 2002, he dated Minillo the following year (publicly enough that they even made it onto a red carpet together) and then he was linked to Adriana Lima.
Obviously, he goes out—he's meeting these girls somewhere—but you never hear about it.They divorced in 2008.)"They can write whatever they want," was all Jeter had to add to the conversation. He's one of the top three players in the game, for the greatest team of my era.''Rodriguez joined the Yankees in 2004 and they played together until Jeter retired.