List of MLB Players With 3,000 Hits as Miguel Cabrera Looks to Join the Club

List of MLB players with 3,000 hits as Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers looks to join the club.
List of MLB players with 3,000 hits as Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers looks to join the club. / Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera is on the cusp of passing the 3,000-hit mark. Heading into Friday's game against the Colorado Rockies, the 11-time All-Star is sitting at 2,999 career hits.

Miguel Cabrera 3000 Hit Tracker

Should Cabrera get a hit on Friday, he'll join an exclusive list of MLB players to who have recorded at least 3K hits.

MLB 3000 Hit Club

There are 32 players in MLB history who have notched at least 3,000 career hits. The first member of the 3K club was Cap Anson all the way back in 1897. The next pair of members both joined in 1914, when Honus Wagner and Nap Lajoie each hit the 3,000 mark.

The most recent member of the 3K club was Albert Pujols in May 2018. He hit a single as a member of the Los Angeles Angeles to accomplish this rare feat, and remains the only active player with at least 3,000 hits.

Adrian Belte (2017), Ichiro Suzuki (2016) and Alex Rodriguez (2015) were the other more recent 3K hit club members.

MLB Players With 3,000 Hits

  • Miguel Cabrera
  • Albert Pujols
  • Adrian Beltre
  • Ichiro Suzuki
  • Alex Rodriguez
  • Derek Jeter
  • Craig Biggio
  • Rafael Palmeiro
  • Ricky Henderson
  • Cal Ripken Jr.
  • Wade Boggs
  • Tony Gwynn
  • Paul Molitor
  • Eddie Murray
  • Dave Winfield
  • George Brett
  • Robin Yount
  • Rod Carew
  • Carl Yastrzemski
  • Lou Brock
  • Pete Rose
  • Al Kaline
  • Roberto Clemento
  • Willie Mays
  • Hank Aaron
  • Stan Musial
  • Paul Waner
  • Eddie Collins
  • Tris Speaker
  • Ty Cobb
  • Nap Lajoie
  • Honus Wagner
  • Cap Anson

3,000 Hits and 500 Home Runs List

Once Cabrera records his 3,000th hit, he'll join and even more exclusive club of MLB players with 3K hits and 500 career home runs. There are currently six other members of that club, and Cabrera will be the seventh, as he currently stands at 502 home runs.

  • Miguel Cabrera
  • Albert Pujols
  • Alex Rodriguez
  • Rafael Palmeiro
  • Eddie Murray
  • Willie Mays
  • Hank Aaron

Did Miguel Cabrera Get 3000 Hits

Miguel Cabrera went 0-3 on Thursday and was intentionally walked in his last at-bat, so he remains at 2,999 hits for now. His next chance to reach 3K hits will be on Friday at home against the Rockies.

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