MIAMI -- Ichiro Suzuki passed Babe Ruth on the all-time hits list in his first at-bat, going the other way on a 3-2 pitch to lead off the second inning with a single to left-center.
With the hit, the 41-year-old Suzuki moves into 38th place since 1900 with hit No. 2,874. It also sparked a two-run rally that extended the Marlins' lead to 3-0.
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