While even casual baseball fans are aware that this is Derek Jeter’s final season for the New York Yankees, Jordan Brand has rolled out a star-laden commercial tribute for the longtime Bronx captain. Featuring the likes of Michael Jordan, Jay Z, Spike Lee, Rudolph Giuliani, Phil Jackson, Carmelo Anthony and more, the true respect bestowed upon Jeter comes from those with conflicting ties to the franchise and others with different rooting interests. Jeter became the first Jordan Brand-endorsed baseball player after signing with the company in 1999. He has 12 signature cleats to his name – more shoes than any other athlete besides Jordan himself.

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