On September 16, 2008 — 2008 – In the last homestand at Yankee Stadium, Derek Jeter passes Lou Gehrig for the most career hits at the storied ballpark. He collects his 1,270th hit in the venue, a single past Juan Uribe while facing Gavin Floyd. The Yanks still lose, 6 – 2, to the ChiSox.


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