clouted a solo home run to notch his 3,000th career hit, the third big leaguer to reach the milestone with a round-tripper. On June 19, 2015, with two outs in the bottom of the first, the Yankees designated hitter pounced on a first-pitch, 95-mph fastball from Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander, sending the ball over the right field fence and becoming the first No. 1 overall draft pick to join the 3,000-Hit Club.
Álex Rodríguez's 3,000th Hit
Date: June 19, 2015 Location: Yankee Stadium, New York
Club: New York (AL) Opponent: Detroit (AL)
Pitcher: Justin Verlander Hit: Home Run

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