It was the biggest stage so far on Jeter's farewell tour, much like Mariano Rivera's season-long goodbye last season.
It would be easy to take this space to list Derek Jeter's accomplishments and statistics.
Nevermind the fact that National League pitcher Adam Wainwright gifted Jeter with a big fat one right over the plate for a heart-warming double in that leadoff at-bat.
19, 2003, with gauzy images of their wedding and sexy shots from home unfolding to the strains of 98 Degrees' "I Do (Cherish You)." But close enough—and what doesn't scream "till death do us part" like immediate product placement in the form of Nick singing the theme song?
Fast forward just a few years and they would forever become the poster exes for why it's almost never a good idea for couples to do a show that's going to focus mainly on the inner workings of their relationship (the stories of emerging unscathed are the exception).
Though other details have been kept underwraps, Nick and Vanessa's wedding will be televised on TLC in a special that's set to air on July 30.
Nick and Vanessa became engaged last November after they began dating in 2006.