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Derek Jeter's Career In Photos

Photograph By AP Photo/Chris O'Meara

Derek Jeter was born on June 26, 1974, in Pequannock, N.J., and though his family moved to Kalamazoo, Mich., when he was 4 years old, he spent summers in Jersey, going to Yankees games with his grandparents. Jeter idolized outfielder Dave Winfield but dreamed of becoming the Bombers' shortstop. Here's how his dream came true -- and then some. - Matt Marrone, ESPNNewYork.com