Former New York Yankees Outfielder Has Died At 55

A longtime Major League Baseball outfielder has reportedly passed away at the age of 55

Former New York Yankees outfielder Gerald Williams, a close friend of Derek Jeter, has died following a battle with cancer

Jeter announced the heartbreaking news on Tuesday afternoon

To my teammate and one of my best friends in the world, rest in peace, my brother

My thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Liliana, and their whole family,” Jeter announced

Williams, 55, played in the majors from 1992-2005

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