The easygoing dynamic between the pair isn't the only reason why 41-year-old Jeter has finally decided to settle down, though.
"Derek is totally in love with her," Us Weekly's insider explains. All of Derek’s friends are jealous that his fiancée is so beautiful." PHOTOS: Celeb couples' age differences actress Kelly.
PHOTOS: Celebs dating athletes "Their relationship works because they are both supportive and sweet to each other," the source tells Us.
October 2008 - August 2011Derek Jeter and actress Minka Kelly were first spotted together on the sidelines of a college football game in Texas in 2008.
Minka famously dated Chris Evans and New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter while Josh has been linked to Marisa Tomei and Julia Jones.
After months of speculation that the Yankees’ hunk and his sexy steady Minka Kelly are headed to the altar, The Post has learned that the super couple may have settled on a wedding date — Nov. And while it may bring little solace to Jeter’s legion of female admirers, fretful Yankees fans will be glad to note the date is at least two days the World Series ends.
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BARTS After getting a tip about the upcoming nuptials, The Post confirmed the date by spotting a curious entry in the official calendar at the ritzy reception palace Oheka Castle in Huntington, LI, for the first Friday in November that read simply “JETER wedding.” Page Six broke the story of their secret engagement in August.