|Seattle's Suzuki becomes third-fastest player to reach 1,500 major league hits|
|Written by Admin|
|Sunday, 29 July 2007 11:12|
Suzuki got his 1,500th hit in his 1,060th game. Only Al Simmons (1,040) and George Sisler (1,048) reached the mark quicker, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. Ty Cobb is fourth at 1,070.
Suzuki had 1,278 hits in nine seasons with Orix in Japan's Pacific League.