5:37 AM EDT, Sun July 31, 2016
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Mattingly’s decision tomorrow: Do you start Ichiro tomorrow in a critical game just so he has chance to get 3K at Marlins Park?

Mattingly’s decision tomorrow: Do you start Ichiro tomorrow in a critical game just so he has chance to get 3K at Marlins Park?

Mattingly’s decision tomorrow: Do you start Ichiro tomorrow in a critical game just so he has chance to get 3K at Marlins Park?
Two hits shy of 3,000, Ichiro faces Cardinals, Mike Leake

Two hits shy of 3,000, Ichiro faces Cardinals, Mike Leake

MIAMI • The crowd is already gathering here at Marlins Park and that's just in the press box.

Marlins' Ichiro closes in on 3,000 hits

Ichiro Suzuki, 42, has 2,998 hits in his major league career and 4,276 between the majors and Japan (1,278) - passing Pete Rose's career mark for hits in the majors (4,256). He is only two hits shy of becoming the 30th member of the 3,000-hit club.

Ichiro's 3,000th hit should come on upcoming homestand, but wins are top priority

The Marlins' upcoming 10-game homestand has been circled for a while as the likely occasion for Ichiro Suzuki to join the 3,000-hit club. That is certainly the hope of management, to reap the benefits of the historic moment. Since the future hall-of-famer reached 2,290 hits, the Marlins have been...
Fish@Bat Jul 21, 2016
Ichiro 2,996 https://t.co/4Mfb0Q7CnJ

Ichiro 2,996 https://t.co/4Mfb0Q7CnJ

Ichiro 2,996 https://t.co/4Mfb0Q7CnJ

Ichiro picks up three hits, now six away from 3,000 for his career

Ichiro Suzuki doubled, singled twice and had another hit taken away on a replay challenge, leaving him six shy of 3,000 in the Miami Marlins’ 6-3 victory over the Cardinals on Sunday.
Assessing the Mariners, celebrating Ichiro, embracing Husky hype: Times readers sound off

Assessing the Mariners, celebrating Ichiro, embracing Husky hype: Times readers sound off

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Fish@Bat Jul 11, 2016
Yeah, Ichiro would have hit more HRs than Cano

Yeah, Ichiro would have hit more HRs than Cano

Yeah, Ichiro would have hit more HRs than Cano
Newark Star-Ledger Jul 7, 2016

All-Star snub Ichiro Suzuki still an all-time great | Lucas

Ichiro Suzuki will join one of Major League Baseball's most exclusive clubs in the next few days or so. He is only a few hits shy of 3,000.
Fish@Bat Jul 6, 2016
RT @Deadspin: VIDEO: Barry Bonds says Ichiro could win the Home Run Derby if he wanted to https://t.co/0QqsejPAQ6 https://t.co/lqdIlHEDNj

RT @Deadspin: VIDEO: Barry Bonds says Ichiro could win the Home Run Derby if he wanted to https://t.co/0QqsejPAQ6 https://t.co/lqdIlHEDNj

RT @Deadspin: VIDEO: Barry Bonds says Ichiro could win the Home Run Derby if he wanted to deadsp.in/e1He5nN https://t.co/lqdIlHEDNj
Fish@Bat Jul 4, 2016
Ichiro double, hit 2,990 https://t.co/u3b68EzB0N

Ichiro double, hit 2,990 https://t.co/u3b68EzB0N

Ichiro double, hit 2,990 https://t.co/u3b68EzB0N
Fish@Bat Jul 2, 2016
Ichiro 2,989 https://t.co/U3KEbyj9yz

Ichiro 2,989 https://t.co/U3KEbyj9yz

Ichiro 2,989 https://t.co/U3KEbyj9yz
Seattle Times Jul 1, 2016
Ichiro still defying expectations at age 42 as he chases 3,000 hits

Ichiro still defying expectations at age 42 as he chases 3,000 hits

The Mariners great, now with the Miami Marlins, is having a vintage season as he approaches one of baseball’s more-hallowed milestones. Seemingly more at ease on and off the field, he plans to play “at least” until age 50.

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