Jeter ties George Brett on all-time hits list
OAKLAND – With two hits on Saturday, Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter moved into a tie for 14th place on baseball’s all-time hits list with Hall of Famer George Brett, owning 3,154 career hits.
Jeter legged out a bunt single in the fourth inning facing Athletics starter Bartolo Colon to equal Brett. Earlier in the game, Jeter stroked a third-inning RBI single to break a tie with Paul Waner for 15th place on the all-time list with 3,153.
Cal Ripken, Jr. is next on the list ahead of Brett with 3,184 career hits.