Albert Pujols notched his 2,500th hit Saturday in the Angels' 8-5 win over the Twins.
That history-marking hit was a go-ahead two-run double down the left-field line in the bottom of the ninth inning. Pujols also reached 1,500 runs in the victory. He ranks 98th all-time in hits and 71st in runs scored. The players with 2,500 hits, 500 homers, and 1,500 runs scored since 1901: Babe Ruth, Jimmie Foxx, Mel Ott, Ted Williams, Willie Mays, Hank Aaron, Frank Robinson, Reggie Jackson, Eddie Murray, Rafael Palmeiro, Barry Bonds, Gary Sheffield, Ken Griffey Jr., Manny Ramirez, Alex Rodriguez, and now Pujols.
Sat, Sep 6, 2014 10:39:00 PM