Tag archive for ‘Ichiro Suzuki’
By Ben Porter On Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Here’s To Hoping Ichiro Can Play Into His 50’s

In a recent interview, Miami Marlins outfielder and consummate pro Ichiro Suzuki said that he would like to play until he is 50 years old. If he did this, he would join a very short list of players who have reached More...

By Rocco Constantino On Sunday, February 26th, 2017

MLB Players Closing in On Milestones in 2017

Aside from rooting for your favorite teams in any given season, one thing that draws the interest of fans is the pursuit of milestone stats by players across the league.  Last season, the magic number fans were More...

By Clayton Richer On Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Ichiro Suzuki Hits 3,000th Career Hit

Japanese players all over the country are rejoicing in light of Ichiro Suzuki’s achievements. The sort of historic moment that many a baseball fan will not forget anytime soon, not even the most astute online More...

By Clayton Richer On Monday, June 20th, 2016

Ichiro Earns Place in History Books

Miami Marlins veteran outfielder Ichiro Suzuki secured himself in baseball history with two hits against the San Diego Padres, passing Pete Rose‘s long-standing record for all-time hits in the professional More...

By Rocco Constantino On Friday, May 6th, 2016

Ichiro Off To A Fast Start In His Quest For 3,000 Hits

Coming into this season, reaching 65 hits was somewhat of a long shot for Ichiro Suzuki, even with his pedigree of being perhaps the best pure hitter of his generation. Between a potential lack of playing time, More...

By Danny Gallagher On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Ichiro in Back-Up Role Again as 3,000-Hit Plateau Looms

JUPITER, Fla. – Back-up player. Making spot starts. Pinch hitter. Not in starting lineup. Platooning. It’s going to be all different again for No. 51 of the Miami Marlins this season, just like it has been More...

By Rocco Constantino On Sunday, March 27th, 2016
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Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball: 70-61

61. Ichiro’s debut When his incredible career is over, people will look back at Ichiro as one of the greatest hitters of his generation.  Although he didn’t debut in the Majors until he was 27, Ichiro More...

By Rocco Constantino On Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball: 260-251

260. Deion Sanders plays in the World Series and Super Bowl Whether it’s because he played in the wake of Bo Jackson’s dynamic career or the fact that he was a no-doubt NFL Hall of Famer, for some reason Sanders’ More...

By Michael Theed On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Miami Marlins Sign Ichiro Suzuki

  The Miami Marlins already deep outfield just got a little more depth. Today, the Marlins signed veteran outfielder and 10 time all-star Ichiro Suzuki to a one year contract worth two million dollars. Hearing More...

By Jen Rainwater On Sunday, January 18th, 2015
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Marlins And Ichiro Make Sense, Considering 2-Year Deal

Ichiro Suzuki. Getty Images. 41-year-old Ichiro Suzuki NEEDS to play two more seasons of Major League Baseball. He’s exactly 156 hits shy of reaching the coveted 3,000 hit mark. Actually, it seems nothing More...

By Michael Theed On Monday, January 12th, 2015
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Miami Marlins Sign Tyler Colvin

The Miami Marlins have made quite a few moves this off-season, and while this one may not make waves anywhere, it is still a semi-important signing. The Marlins had been in search of a fourth outfielder in recent More...

By Daniel Levitt On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Abreu, Tanaka On Way To Rewriting Baseball History

Each year the baseball season unearths a selection of rookie starlets, outstanding from the rest of the field, directly impacting their team’s postseason chances. As a rookie, we cannot expect much other More...

Masahiro Tanaka
By Paul Mawdsley On Monday, June 30th, 2014

Should Tanaka And Abreu Be Candidates For The ROY Award?

This season, in the American League, the two obvious front-runners for the Rookie of the Year (ROY) Award, are ace Masahiro Tanaka and slugging first baseman Jose Abreu.  Both players are of advanced age (Abreu, More...

By TheMLBTalk101 On Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Welcome To America, Masahiro

The Twitter-sphere finally exploded this morning when word came from Ken Rosenthal that the Yankees had agreed to a seven year, $155 million contract with Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka. After months of More...

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By Marc Keller On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

Could Brett Gardner Be Wearing The Orange And Black Next Season?

With the recent acquisitions of Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran to the New York Yankees outfield, and with in-house players Alfonso Soriano and Ichiro Suzuki not going anywhere, the Yankees are reportedly exploring More...

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