08/01/2013 01:43 pm ET

Ichiro Is About To Hit A Remarkable Milestone, By Any Math


It's been tough to notice, given the emphasis on the All-Star game, Alex Rodriguez, the trade deadline, Alex Rodriguez, Biogenesis, and oh yeah, Alex Rodriguez, but Yankees outfielder Ichiro Suzuki is pretty close to making history for something positive. The Japanese-born veteran, entering play on Wednesday, sits just 15 hits shy of 4,000 for his career.

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