Originally posted on Sports-Glory  |  Last updated 7/22/12

Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera hit his 300th homer on Sunday, becoming the second Venezuela-born player to reach that mark.

Cabrera smashed the ball 457 feet into the centerfield camera during the third inning against the White Sox for his second homer of the day and his 23rd for the season.  He is 29 years, 95 days old making him the 11th youngest player and the 14th to reach 300 homers before the age of 30, according to USA Today.  

Andres Galarraga leads all players born in Venezuela for homers with 399.

Hank Aaron had 309 homers when he was Cabrera's same age.  

Watch Cabrera's 300th home run.

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