Best of all, when Jeter's teammates all came out to congratulate him, you could tell there was nothing contrived or forced about it. Despite the bland public persona that he portrays in the media, Jeter's teammates all know what he's really like and all know the kind of guy he is. You can't help but love playing with a guy like that, and you can't help rooting for a guy like that.
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