Ichiro slaps two more singles, now just four shy of 3,000

Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki took two steps closer to 3,000 career hits (in Major League Baseball) on Thursday against the Phillies in classic Ichiro fashion — with a pair of singles.

(For an in-depth look at the great Ichiro, take a look at 8 of the greatest feats of Ichiro’s legendary MLB career).