He holds many postseason records, and has a .321 batting average in the World Series.
Since then, he has been solely instrumental in leading the Yankees’ to a number of World wins.
There was a lot of controversy surrounding the relationship as it seemingly started around the same time Williams announced he was splitting from his wife, Aryn Drake-Lee, who he married in 2012.
He was accused of cheating on his wife with Kelly, but he denied it.
The following year, he became the Yankees' starting shortstop, won the Rookie of the Year Award, and helped the team win the 1996 World Series.
Jeter continued to contribute during the team's championship seasons of 1998–2000; he finished third in voting for the American League (AL) Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award in 1998, recorded multiple career-high numbers in 1999, and won both the All-Star Game MVP and World Series MVP Awards in 2000.