Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 9/19/12
Toronto Blue Jays infielder Omar Vizquel collected his 2,874th hit in the first game of the Jays' Wednesday doubleheader against the New York Yankees. Vizquel's milestone hit came on a double down the right-field line in the eight inning of the Blue Jays' 4-2 loss to the Yankees. With Vizquel's second hit of the game, he passed Babe Ruth on the all-time hits list. He now holds sole posession of 41st place among the major league's all-time hits leaders. The Jay's utility man quietly amassed those 2,874 hits over a 24-year career in which he won 11 Gold Glove Awards...

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