Derek Jeter farewell love on Twitter

New York were provided with something very special in the last and final game at Yankee Stadium from retiring legend Derek Jeter, the captain has been getting a lot of response on Twitter, which is on fire at the moment.

In his final home game beating Baltimore Orioles, 6-5 yesterday at the Yankee Stadium, Derek Jeter left with his head held high to a cheering crowd. He left a winner and soon after Twitter was on meltdown with tweets coming in so fast we had to refresh the page, 120 more tweets then click refresh and you only got to read say three more tweets and bang another 40 tweets.

The crown were chanting Derek Jeter in game, Former #UCFKNIGHT and current fullback for the San Francisco 49er’s said in his tweet “Derek Jeter that was awesome ! #R2SPECT.”

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Many other tweets came in from stars and sportspersons, some of them are included below –

Reggie Miller on Derek Jeter

Jason Kipnis on Derek Jeter

MLB Network PR on Jeter

ESPN Stats & Info on Derek Jeter

The hashtag #FarewellCaptain is getting a lot of Twitter reactions at the moment, here are a few tweets under the hashtag –

Derek Jeter farewell love on Twitter