Eight games into a new season, Derek Jeter's new batting approach was dead.
Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees came to terms on his new contract after a final face-to-face meeting, which occurred in the New York area on Saturday, according to sources with knowledge of the negotiations.
By Sunday night, it is expected that the New York Yankees and Derek Jeter will have extended their relationship for the next three seasons, and possibly four.
The Yankees are showing interest in free agent Carl Crawford, a source said on Friday.
Derek Jeter and the Yankees made "significant" progress on a new deal on Friday, a source said.