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Jeter leaves with hit and 9-5 win over Red Sox

New York Yankees designated hitter Derek Jeter tips his cap to the crowd at Fenway Park after coming out of the baseball game for a pinch-runner in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Boston. It is the last baseball game of his career. At left are teammates Brett Gardner (11) and Mark Teixeira (25). (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Derek Jeter bid baseball adieu with an RBI single, a dugout full of hugs and a final wave to the fans on Sunday as he concluded his Hall of Fame career by helping the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 9-5.

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Red Sox honor Selig before Yankees game

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig speaks before a baseball game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Milwaukee. Selig's visit to Miller Park is part of his team tour, which includes stops at all 30 Major League Baseball stadiums. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

BOSTON (AP) — Bud Selig made his first trip to Fenway Park in 1949, when he dragged his mother to the ballpark during a trip East to take in some art museums and other forms of culture. Just as they got to the front of the ticket line, the agent slammed the window shut: The game against the New York Yankees — Selig’s favorite team at the time — was sold out.

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Jeter to sit out Game 1 of final series in Boston

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter adjusts his cap as he talks with reporters prior to the Yankees' baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Nineteen years into his Hall of Fame career, Derek Jeter may have produced his final “first.”

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Red Sox top sloppy Rays 11-3

Tampa Bay Rays' Brandon Gomes, right, reacts as Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez, left, scores on a two-run double by Xander Bogaerts during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Boston, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — Anthony Ranaudo and a lineup loaded with rookies gave the Boston Red Sox reason to be optimistic for next season.

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