Los Angeles Times

Sept. 11, 2009: Derek Jeter Passes Lou Gehrig In Career Hits

Derek Jeter follows through on a single to right field in the third inning Friday night off Baltimore starter Chris Tillman. WIth career hit No. 2,722 Jeter became the Yankees' all-time leader in base hits, surpassing the mark held by Lou Gehrig. FRANK FRANKLIN II / AP