Much ado? Not to Derek Jeter

He's leading the American League in hits again? Just means all's right in his world.

Originally Published: August 30, 2012
By Johnette Howard | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- If you really want to know, and you're really going to persist until he's forced to say something this nakedly-and-self-aggrandizingly out loud, then here it is: Derek Jeter is surprised that you're surprised.

Yes, the Yankees shortstop is acutely aware that he is 38 years old and hitting .321. That he is leading the American League in hits, and the only season he did that was 1999. That his name has even started floating up as a dark-horse candidate for MVP as the injury-plagued ...

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