Al Kaline of the Detroit Tigers collects the 3,000th hit of his career

Sep 24, 1974 | 3000 Hit Club, Milestones

On September 24, 1974, Al Kaline of the Detroit Tigers collects the 3,000th hit of his career. Kaline doubles against Baltimore Orioles left-hander Dave McNally during a game at Memorial Stadium in his hometown. Kaline will gain election to the Hall of Fame six years later,in his first year of eligibility.
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