Jeter ties Gehrig hit mark
NEW YORK -- Derek Jeter and Lou Gehrig are tied at the top.
Jeter matched the New York Yankees record for hits with a seventh-inning single Wednesday night against Tampa Bay. Jeter's third hit of the game gave him 2,721 in a Yankees uniform, tying a mark held by Gehrig for more than 70 years.
"It's just kind of mind-boggling to know my name is next to his," Jeter said after the Yankees' 4-2 victory.
Jeter had a chance to break the record in the eighth inning, but he walked ...
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