Derek Jeter and his agent met with
New York Yankees executives for several hours two days ago,
their first face-to-face meeting since Nov. 8, media outlets
including ESPN reported.
The 11-time All-Star shortstop and agent Casey Close met
with Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner, General Manager Brian Cashman and President Randy Levine, the reports said.
The Yankees have offered a $45 million, three-year contract
to Jeter, whose 10-year, $189 million contract expired last
Jeter, 36, the team’s captain, batted .270 with a .340 on-
base percentage in 2010, both the lowest in a season since he
became a full-time player in 1996.
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