No. 2 is now No. 15

May, 26, 2012
5/26/12
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Derek Jeter's third-inning RBI single not only broke a 1-1 tie with the Athletics, it also broke The Captain's personal deadlock with Hall of Famer Paul Waner for No. 15 on the all-time hit list. Jeter now has 3,153 hits, one fewer than George Brett.
Wallace Matthews has covered New York sports since 1983 as a reporter, columnist, radio host and TV commentator. He covers the Yankees for ESPNNewYork.com after working for Newsday, the New York Post, the New York Sun and ESPN New York 98.7 FM.
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TEAM LEADERS

BA LEADER
Jacoby Ellsbury
BA HR RBI R
.271 15 67 69
OTHER LEADERS
HRM. Teixeira 21
RBIJ. Ellsbury 67
RB. Gardner 81
OPSB. Gardner .759
WM. Tanaka 12
ERAH. Kuroda 3.81
SOM. Tanaka 135