Derek Sanderson Jeter (born June 26, 1974) is an American baseball shortstop who plays in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees, helping them win five Wold Series championships in the process.

His father, Sanderson Charles Jeter, Ph.D., a substance abuse counselor, is African American; his mother, Dorothy, an accountant, is of Irish and German descent.

Derek is mentioned in "Friends Without Benefits" when Chris objects to sleeping with Kent Lastname.

When explaining to Jerome why he should "Thank the Whites" in "Baby Got Black", Peter uses half of Derek Jeter as an example due to his African-American ancestry.