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Will Mike Trout replace Derek Jeter as the face of baseball?
Will Mike Trout replace Derek Jeter as the face of baseball?

The Derek Jeter Farewell Tour stops in Anaheim on Monday, 18 years after the celebrated shortstop played his first game there, so long ago that the home team had Jim Abbott on the mound, Rex Hudler in center field and California Angels as its name. On September 6, 1995, eight months before Jeter played his first game at the Big A, Cal Ripken broke Lou Gehrig's record for consecutive games played. The Angels lost that game, then showed their respect by gathering in their dugout to watch the postgame coronation. Ripken was the everyman shortstop that played every day, the guy who saved baseball after a calamitous strike. He was the face of baseball. INTERACTIVE: Compare MLB team...

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