On September 10, 2002 — Alex Rodriguez breaks the home run record for shortstops he established last season. The Ranger infielder slugs his major league-leading 52nd and 53rd home runs of the season, helping Texas to defeat the Mariners, 3 – 2.

 


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Baseball Reference September 10
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