Jeter Expects To Be Ready On Opening Day
Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter took questions from media members during a press conference Sunday morning in spring camp and expressed once again that he fully intends to be in the starting lineup on Opening Day ? April 1 against the Red Sox.
?I broke my ankle in October; it?s been quite some time,? Jeter said Sunday, via MLB.com?s Bryan Hoch. ?I?m right where I?m supposed to be. Up until this point, the ankle has healed perfectly, now it?s just a matter of getting everything else in shape.?
?I?m going to have to push myself,? Jeter continued, ?but Opening Day has been the goal all along.?
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