nounnoun: leader; plural noun: leaders1. the person who leads or commands a group, organization, or country.It's been several days since Derek Jeter's announcement about his retirement after the 2014 season. It was spine numbing news to hear. Not because it surprised me, but because we knew the day would finally come. One of the finest ambassadors to play this game and don the Yankees pinstripes will take his final bows this year.The dynasty of Jeter's 5 Yankees championships is now descending in the horizon. There are so many words that best fit Jeter when spoken about him. One of the first words is leader. It still sits at the top of the list. I looked up the meaning of the word "Leader". When Derek was named Captain of the New York Yankees back in 2003, it was the perfect fit. There...

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