Jeter's final MLB season begins with painful moment in Houston The Yankees shortstop was hit by a pitch in his first at-bat of his final season. Derek Jeter is retiring after the season, his 20th in the majors. Scott Halleran / Getty Images By Andy Nesbitt Apr 1, 2014 at 7:20p ET By now you've probably heard that this will be Derek Jeter's final season. Well, it got off to a painful start Tuesday night in Houston. Check out what happened in his first at-bat of the night against Scott Feldman: Holy scary moment, Yankees fans. Jeter, however, shook it off and stayed in the game. (GIF via @PeteBlackburn) MORE FROM THE BUZZER: Looking for the stories that have the web all aflutter? We've got them for you. Check out The Buzzer.