Jeter Donates 3K Helmet, Batting Gloves To Hall Of Fame Derek Jeter has donated to the Hall of Fame his batting helmet and batting gloves that he was wearing when he homered for his 3,000th hit.
Lucky Fan Grabs Jeter's 3,000 Ball, Gives It BackThe specially marked ball landed in the first row of Section 236 in the left-field bleachers, avidly pursued by a dozen other fans. Lucky to land the prize, Lopez was happy to give it back.
Reaction To Derek Jeter's 3,000 HitStatements from Hall of Famers Wade Boggs, Paul Molitor, Robin Yount, Hal Steinbrenner and NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Jeter Surpasses 3,000 Hit Mark, Yankees Win 5-4Derek Jeter homered for his 3,000th hit and raced right past the milestone; the Yankees beat the Rays for a 5-4 victory.