Gawker block: Derek Jeter gets OK to build taller gate to foil looky-loos

Show’s over, folks. Time to move along.

The City of Tampa has given retired Yankees captain Derek Jeter permission to install a taller, opaque gate at his mansion to discourage uninvited visitors from Cheap Ireland Soccer Jerseys stopping in the exclusive Davis Islands neighborhood to take pictures and shoot videos, among other things, the Tampa Bay Times reported.

Jeter’s neighbors — including former Buccaneer-turned-lawyer Brad Culpepper — supported Jeter’s zoning-variance request to protect his privacy as well as that of his wife, supermodel Hannah Davis.

Kyle Hendricks, who finished third in Cy Young voting last year after going 16.8 with a 2.13 ERA, will likely wrap up the three-game series with the Cardinals, with John Lackey then starting the fourth game of the year against the Brewers.

Lester, 33, started two games in the World Series and won the Babe Ruth Award for postseason MVP after going 3-1 in October with a 1.93 ERA and 30 strikeouts to six walks in 35 2/3 innings.

Arrieta, 30, has a no-hitter in each of the last two seasons and was the NL Cy Young Award winner in 2015.

“Not many groups have that luxury — we do,” Maddon said of having two ace pitchers, via MLB.com. “Jake, two years in a row, has done an outstanding job, so has Jon Lester. Of course, there’s the ascension of Kyle. It has to go to Jon Lester based on the body of work. We feel good about that. However we want to set up three, four, five will follow.”

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