By Kostya Kennedy
March 06, 2014
After getting just 12 hits last season, Derek Jeter is still 940 hits away from Pete Rose's total of 4,256.
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You know who's second among active players in career hits? Alex Rodriguez at 2,939 -- a figure that, it is safe to say he will not be adding to anytime soon. There are just nine active players, including A-Rod, who are even halfway to Rose's mark, and 33-year-old Albert Pujols is the only member of that group who is younger than 34.

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Kostya Kennedy's new book, Pete Rose: An American Dilemma, is out on March 11 and available here.

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