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Suzuki unofficially passes Cobb, Marlins lose to Cards 6-2

It was inevitable that Ichiro Suzuki would unofficially pass Ty Cobb. The standing ovation on the road was more than he'd anticipated. "They're high-class fans and I knew that coming in," Suzuki said through an interpreter after getting his 4,192nd and 4,193rd hits in the Miami Marlins' 6-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night. "Obviously, I had to focus on play. But obviously, I was moved." The 41-year-old Suzuki knows his baseball history and referenced former St. Louis Browns great George Sisler, who set the major league record with 257 hits in 1920. "His grave is here, and so it definitely became a special place for me...

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