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How many World Series rings does Derek Jeter have?

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Derek Jeter earned five World Series rings as a player with the New York Yankees. He received these rings in 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2009 after the Yankees won the World Series.

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How many World Series rings does Derek Jeter have?
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Jeter began his career with the Yankees in 1992 in the Yankees' farm system. In 1995, Jeter started his first full season in the Major Leagues as a shortstop. During the 1996 season, he helped his team win the World Series against the Atlanta Braves and also received the American League's Rookie of the Year Award. He was a pivotal player for his team and in 2003 became the team captain, earning the nickname "The Captain."

He many notable achievements throughout his career, such as becoming a member of Major League Baseball's 3,000 hit club on July 9, 2011. In October of 2014, Jeter retired from baseball with 3,465 hits.

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