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Derek Jeter prepares for his second rehab start (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Derek Jeter prepares for his second rehab start with the Trenton Thunder. (July 3, 2011)

Derek Jeter in Trenton

The Yankees captain, took a rehab trip to Trenton before his chase for 3,000 starts back up.

Derek Jeter makes his second rehab start with
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Derek Jeter makes his second rehab start with the Trenton Thunder. (July 3, 2011)

Derek Jeter prepares for his second rehab start
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Derek Jeter prepares for his second rehab start with the Trenton Thunder. (July 3, 2011)

Derek Jeter hugs a fan in wheelchair prior
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Derek Jeter hugs a fan in wheelchair prior to game. (July 3, 2011)

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Derek Jeter heads to third base during a
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Derek Jeter heads to third base during a rehab game with Trenton. (July 3, 2011)

Derek Jeter takes a few steps toward home
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Derek Jeter takes a few steps toward home plate. (July 3, 2011)

Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter bats for Trenton in
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Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter bats for Trenton in a rehab start. (July 3, 2011)

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees backhands a ground ball before the start of his minor league rehab start.

Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees looks
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Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees looks on from the dugout in the start of his minor league rehab with the Trenton Thunder. (July 2, 2011)

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Derek Jeter (L) of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter (L) of the New York Yankees and second baseman Corban Joseph of the Trenton Thunder warm up before the start of Jeter's minor league rehab start with the Thunder. (July 2, 2011)

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees signs autographes before the start of his minor league rehab start. (July 2, 2011)

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter signs autographs
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New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter signs autographs as he warms up before a minor league rehab start. (July 2, 2011)

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter runs as
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New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter runs as he warms up. (July 2, 2011)

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees gets set to swing in the batting cage before the start of his minor league rehab start with the Trenton Thunder in a game against the Altoona Curve. (July 2, 2011)

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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees fields a ground ball against the Altoona Curve. (July 2, 2011)

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees lines out to first base in his second at bat against the Altoona Curve in his minor league rehab start with the Trenton Thunder. (July 2, 2011)

Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees gives
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Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees gives a post-game interview after his minor league rehab start with the Trenton Thunder. (July 2, 2011)

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees chases down a pop fly against the Altoona Curve in his minor league rehab start with the Trenton Thunder. (July 2, 2011)

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter has his photograph
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter has his photograph taken as he waits to bat in the bottom of the fifth inning of a minor league rehab start for the Trenton Thunder against the Altoona Curve at Waterfront Park. (July 2, 2011)

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Derek Jeter (L) of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter (L) of the New York Yankees talks with Yankees assistant trainer Mark Littlefield before the start of his minor league rehab game. (July 2, 2011)

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter smiles as he
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter smiles as he answers a question from the media during a news conference after playing five innings in a minor league rehab start for the Trenton Thunder against the Altoona Curve at Waterfront Park in Trenton, N.J. (July 2, 2011)

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter hits a foul
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter hits a foul ball in the fifth inning of a minor league rehab start for the Trenton Thunder. (July 2, 2011)

Fans applaud as New York Yankees' Derek Jeter
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Fans applaud as New York Yankees' Derek Jeter is greeted by teammates as he leaves the game in the fifth inning. (July 2, 2011)

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter listens to
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New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter listens to a question from the media. (July 2, 2011)

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Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees gives
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Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees gives a post-game interview after his minor league rehab start with the Trenton Thunder. (July 2, 2011)

Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees looks
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Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees looks on from the dugout in the start of his minor league rehab with the Trenton Thunder. (July 2, 2011)

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before the start of his minor league rehab start with the Trenton Thunder in a game against the Altoona Curve. (July 2, 2011)

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