Miguel Cabrera on Saturday April 23,2022 became the 33rd player in baseball history to join the 3,000 hit club, this latest accomplishment is another addition to one of the greatest hitters of his era, The media attention given to this all-time great, has been phenomenal and very well deserved. Once again, baseball has always been and always will be, about the numbers. On our website, baseballsgreatesthitters.com, our player ranking, position comparisons and era ranking are all based on the players’ career statistics…..the numbers.
Miguel Cabrera’s career statistics rank with the greatest hitters in the history of the game:
- One of only 33 players in the 3,000 Hit Club.
- One of only 28 players in the 500 Home Run Club.
- He became the seventh player to get 3,000 Hits and 500 career home runs joining Hank Aaron, Willie Mays, Albert Pujols, Eddie Murray, Alex Rodriguez and Rafael Palmeiro.
- He is one of three players to have 3,000 career hits, 500 career home runs and a .300 career batting average, an elite group, joining Hank Aaron and Willie Mays.
Entering the 2022 Season, listed below are the accomplishments in the Hall of Fame Career of Miguel Cabrera on Our Website:
- Rank on our All-Time Greatest Hitters List : Number 32
- Rank on our All-Time list of the greatest hitting First Baseman: Number 7
(Please note this list includes over 35 years of our researching and dissecting over 120 years of M.L.B. Baseball Players and their statistics)
The List of Clubs below were developed and will be found exclusively on our website: baseballsgreatesthitters.com
The Best of The Best…….
- 500-300 Club: Miguel Cabrera is one of only 9 Players in this club.
- R.B.I. Milestone: Miguel Cabrera is one of the 56 Players in this club
- 2800 Club : Miguel Cabrera is one of 68 Players in this club
- Three-Five Club: Miguel Cabrera is one of the 38 Players in this club