Louisville Slugger Renames a Bat in Honor of Derek Jeter
It's not just teams and players that have been paying their respects to Derek Jeter. Louisville Slugger is as well. The famous bat company has been making Jeter's bat - model P72 - for the Captain's entire career. So with Jeter hanging up his cleats, Louisville Slugger is hanging up the P72's cleats as well: from this day forward, the popular bat model will be named the DJ2.