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• With three hits on Wednesday at Tropicana Field, Derek Jeter eclipsed Honus Wagner's record of 181 hits in a season for a 38-year-old shortstop, set in 1912.

• Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano returned to defensive duty on Thursday after serving as the designated hitter for two days with a sore left hip. Manager Joe Girardi said Cano came into the clubhouse and said he felt ready.

• Left-hander Andy Pettitte is scheduled to throw a simulated game this weekend.

• On this date in 1926, Babe Ruth hit three homers in a doubleheader at Fenway Park as the Yankees swept the twin bill from the Red Sox, 14-2 and 5-2.

• With three hits on Wednesday at Tropicana Field, Derek Jeter eclipsed Honus Wagner's record of 181 hits in a season for a 38-year-old shortstop, set in 1912.

• Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano returned to defensive duty on Thursday after serving as the designated hitter for two days with a sore left hip. Manager Joe Girardi said Cano came into the clubhouse and said he felt ready.

• Left-hander Andy Pettitte is scheduled to throw a simulated game this weekend.

• On this date in 1926, Babe Ruth hit three homers in a doubleheader at Fenway Park as the Yankees swept the twin bill from the Red Sox, 14-2 and 5-2.