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Was Derek Jeter MLB's last celebrity? Hall of Fame induction shines spotlight on baseball's withering relevance

USATODAY.com Thursday, 2 January 2020
The Yankees legend, perhaps the last MLB player to truly be an A-list celebrity, will be elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame in a landslide.
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