Heavenly praise: Pujols compares Jeter to Jesus
FEB 13, 2014 2:07p ET
The praise was strong with several big names chiming in about Jeter's on-field and off-field accomplishments.
Here is just a small sampling:
Derek Jeter is my idol, and will always be the example that I strive to follow. It's been an honor to share a diamond with The Captain #2— Hanley Ramirez (@HanleyRamirez) February 12, 2014
Better victory tour...Derek Jeter on or off the field??— Brett Anderson (@BAnderson_30) February 12, 2014
Pujols on Jeter: "On and off field, he's the way you want your kids to grow up, Only Jesus is perfect, but he's pretty close to that guy."— Mike DiGiovanna (@MikeDiGiovanna) February 13, 2014