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Derek Jeter's tiny nephew tips cap at pregame ceremony, world collectively 'awwws'

Derek Jeter's tiny nephew tips cap, is adorable

Despite rumors to the contrary*, Derek Jeter did not just burst fully formed, bat in hand, from the infield in Yankee Stadium. No, he was born in New Jersey to completely human parents and raised in Kalamazoo, Michigan, which is a real town and not a creature from a Dr. Seuss book.

On Wednesday night, the shortstop returned to his home state and was honored by the Tigers in a pregame ceremony. His family attended, and when his nephew Jalen heard his name, he took off his cap and tipped it like a pro:


Wonder where he could have picked up that move?





*Rumors that have just been started by the author of this article. 

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