As we talk more and more Detroit Sports and channel friend of the website Detroits own Mr.Positive lets recap the Detroit Tigers win over the Pirates. Detroit Tigers Aging Legendary First Baseman Cabrera doubled in a run with two outs in the first inning, singled in another with two outs in the third and ripped a one-out single to score a third run in the fifth. As his exit velocity and bat speed reminded us of when we didn’t trade him in MLB The Show will he get to 3000 hits or will he fall short?
Detroit Tigers Miguel Cabrera Heating UP To Get 3000 Career Hits-
Robert Banker breaks down how Alex Rodriguez did 3000 hits 2 years younger than Miguel Cabrea despite missing a full season.
Cabrera is 29 hits away from the esteemed 3,000-hit club with 21 games remaining this season. Still, the 38-year-old is expected to get at least a few games off to rest his body. He would be the 33rd player with No. 3,000.
“We’re going to be very smart about it,” Tigers manager AJ Hinch said about using Cabrera at first base and designated hitter down the stretch. “You’ll see him at DH on Friday as he continues this hit parade, hopefully, and we’ll mix him in at first base when we can.
Story Source- (DETROIT Free Press)
Cabrera became the 28th player in MLB history to reach 500 home runs. He accomplished the feat Aug. 22 against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. He has since added two long balls for No. 502 and last homered Sept. 1 at Comerica Park.
Truthfully Alex Rodriguez did these feats coming back from a year off from a alleged Steroid Suspension. Robert Banker states for the record he is not impressed and Miggy killed the Detroit Tigers for the last few years with his massive contract.
Miguel Cabrera Career Numbers https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/c/cabremi01.shtml
A Rod Career Numbers- https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/r/rodrial01.shtml