Tigers’ Damon gets 2500th hit

Johnny Damon became the 92nd major league player to reach 2,500

hits with a third-inning single Tuesday night.

The Detroit Tigers outfielder singled to center field off

Baltimore Orioles starter Jake Arrieta, drawing a lengthy standing

ovation from the Comerica Park crowd.

Damon is one of four active players with 2,500 hits, 1,500 runs

and 1,000 RBIs, joining three former teammates: Manny Ramirez, Alex

Rodriguez and Derek Jeter.