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Angels present Derek Jeter with a painting in honor of his 3,000th hit

September 9, 2011 |  8:08 pm


Angels Manager Mike Scioscia and right fielder Torii Hunter presented Derek Jeter (pictured above) with a painting before batting practice Friday afternoon at Angel Stadium to commemorate the Yankees shortstop's 3,000th career hit.

There was no on-field ceremony, but after the second inning of Friday night's game, the Angel Stadium public address announcer congratulated Jeter for achieving the milestone, and the crowd cheered.


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Photo credit: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim