Ichiro Honored to Become a Part of 4,000-Hit Club

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Ichiro Honored to Become a Part of 4,000-Hit Club
Debby Wong-USA TODAY Sports

When Ichiro Suzuki got his first hit in Japan in 1992, the idea of collecting 3,999 more during his career may have seemed far-fetched. Wednesday night, it became a reality. Ichiro joined an exclusive club Wednesday night with a first-inning single against Blue Jays knuckleballer R.A. Dickey, giving him 4,000 hits between his years in Japan and in the majors. More importantly, Alfonso Soriano's two-run blast in the eighth snapped a tie score and lifted the Yankees to a 4-2 win over the Blue Jays, the Bombers' fourth straight victory and their ninth in the last 11 games Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/baseball/yankees/ichiro-reaches-4-000-hit-milestone-article-1.1433258#ixzz2cf5Jacl3

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