Bobby V: I love Derek Jeter

No word if he said anything about A-Rod, but according to our ESPN Boston teammate, Joe McDonald, Valentine wanted to clarify his remarks about the Captain.

"I want it on record that I love Derek Jeter as a player," Valentine said. "It was not a slight towards him. I love him as a guy, too."

That is a lot of love. As we all know, it is OK to diss Al B. Al, but The Captain is off limits. So there you go.

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