Mets Honor Derek Jeter With Subway-Themed Gifts, Turn 2 Donation

CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New York Mets honored Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter before his final regular-season Subway Series game Thursday night, presenting him with a Subway-themed gift.

Mets chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon gave Jeter a No. 2 subway-tile mosaic featuring Mets and Yankees colors. The team also gave the Yankees captain a cake by the « Cake Boss » with a No. 7 and No. 4 train and Jeter’s number.

Wilpon, on behalf of the Mets Foundation, made a $22,222.22 donation to Jeter’s Turn 2 Foundation.

« That means a lot to me, » Jeter said before the Yankees’ 1-0 win. « I think a lot of people know how much the foundation means to me, so for you to do that, I…

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