Product Description & Features
- This is an exact reproduction of the lineup card from the game in which Jeter passed Lou Gehrig as the Yankees all-time hits leader.
- September 11, 2009 Derek passed Lou Gehrig for all time yankee hit leader.
Derek Jeter will go down as one of the greatest players to ever put on a Yankees uniform. He became the all-time New York Yankees Hits leader recording his 2722nd hit as a member of the Bronx bombers on 09/11/2009, and in doing so passed Lou Gehrig who held the record for exactly 70 years. Additionally during the 2009 campaign, he passed Mickey Mantle for most career at-bats with the team-Mantle had held the coveted Yankees record since 1968. Jeter holds the all time hits record for the Original Yankee Stadium, at 1271. Jeter is renowned for his clutch hitting and ability to perform under pressure as evidenced by his .307 lifetime average in the postseason, to accompany his 85 R, 17 HR and 49 RBI.
Country Of Origin: United States