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This Day in Milwaukee Brewers History: Robin Yount’s 3000th Hit

Robin Yount said on the leadup to his 3000th hit that it wasn’t going to be a big deal.  The man who took more pride in his Milwaukee Brewers winning ballgames than personal stats found out he was wrong – the 3000 hit plateau was a huge deal.  On September 9, 1992, a crowd of 47,589 packed Milwaukee County Stadium to see history made when Yount became the 17th MLB player to reach the mark.  He tied Roberto Clemente for 16th on the list.

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The Brewers are 1 – 9 in their last 10 games. They have had the biggest swings in win streaks and then losing streaks. The club has played 21 games at home versus 14 on the road.

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Congrats Ichiro on 3,000 Hits

By: Mike Carter

I tend to read pages and pages of baseball statistics every week. Some of it is in preparation for fantasy baseball games (I’m a geek), but most if it has to do with general interest in my favorite game.

As I was thumbing through my Who’s Who in Baseball 2016, I stared at the statistics of Ichiro Suzuki. Rookie of the Year and the Most Valuable Player in his first season, 2001. Ten consecutive seasons with more than 200 hits. The all-time hit record for a season with 262. Over 500 stolen bases in his career.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – June 20, 2015

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I am still in Pullman Washington and I am in love with the Northwest.

A-Rod hit a homer for hit #3,000. I explain proper etiquette for catching a home run ball. But I make an exception for the guy who caught A-Rod’s homer.

Then I praised the Yankees ability to celebrate their own, except for A-Rod.

It is a living in the past present and future Episode 968 of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

 

Buster Posey, Joe Ross, Albert Pujols, Phil Hughes, Chris Sale, Jacob deGrom, Stephen Vogt and Anthony Rizzo all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?
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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – June 19, 2015

AP Photo/Orlin Wagner

AP Photo/Orlin Wagner

OF COURSE A-Rod hit a homer for his 3,000th hit.

It is a tale of two third baseman. One who is beloved by the fan base now and the other reviled. How things have changed for A-Rod and the Panda

It is a Hot Corner Episode 968 of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

 

CJ Wilson, Zack Greinke, Ryan Howard, Preston Tucker, Anthony Ranaudo, Manny Machado, Jaime Garcia and Yunel Escobar all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?
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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – January 24, 2015

 (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

(Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Deflated footballs show how being hateful can be fun in sports if it is about something silly.

Ryan Vogelsong loves the home cooking of San Francisco and Ichiro goes for 3,000 in Miami.

That and more on the new episode The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

 

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – July 29, 2014

(Louis DeLuca/Dallas Morning News)

(Louis DeLuca/Dallas Morning News)

Derek Jeter moves up the all time hit list with a big performance last night. And it is clear that Alex Rodriguez and Ichiro Suzuki will be the next to join the 3,000 hit club.

Who will come after them?

And have you noticed how Adrian Beltre has quietly become a no doubt about it Hall of Famer?

That and more on today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Vance Worley, Melky Cabrera, Jake OdorizziAdeiny Hechavarria, Derek Jeter, Marlon Byrd and Homer Bailey all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?

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