Well, that was Old Jeter. At an economic conference in Switzerland on Wednesday — yes, that's how he spends his offseasons — Jeter came out in the Columbus Dispatch against unregulated carbon emissions:
"It's just something that's gotten so much attention," Jeter said of climate change. "Regardless of how you feel about it, it's something that needs to be addressed because we're seeing more and more natural disasters each year, it seems like. Something has to be causing it."