The LoHud Yankees Blog

A New York Yankees blog by Chad Jennings and the staff of The Journal News

Upcoming milestones for Alex Rodriguez

Posted by: Chad Jennings - Posted in Misc on Dec 18, 2011 Print This Post Print This Post | Email This Post Email This Post

One unexpected bonus from last week’s Winter Meetings, there was a handbook full of upcoming milestones that are potentially reachable in 2012. Here’s a list of milestones Alex Rodriguez might reach next season.

Currently ranked 10th with 1,893

7 to reach 1,900
11 to pass Willie Mays for 9th
25 to pass Eddie Murray for 8th
29 to pass Jimmie Foxx for 7th
59 to pass Stan Musial for 6th
69 to pass Ty Cobb for 5th
103 to pass Lou Gehrig for 4th
104 to pass Barry Bonds for 3rd
107 to reach 2,000

Home runs
Currently ranked sixth with 629

2 to pass Ken Griffey, Jr. for 5th
32 to pass Willie Mays for 4th

Currently tied for 59th with 495

5 to reach 500, tied for 52nd
10 to move into the top 50, trying Tony Perez for 49th
29 to move into the top 40, tying Ken Griffey, Jr. for 39th
40 to pass Lou Gehrig for 33rd
45 to tie Joe Medwick and Dave Winfield for 29th

Currently 49th with 2,775

67 to pass Omar Vizquel for 45th
99 to pass Babe Ruth for 40th
190 to pass Sam Crawford for 30th

Runs scored
Currently 14th with 1,824

58 to pass Tris Speaker for 10th
65 to pass Lou Gehrig for 9th
76 to reach 1,900, still ranked 9th
126 to pass Stan Musial for 8th

Currently 56th with 9,199

117 to pass Rod Carew for 50th
261 to pass Paul Waner for 40th
394 to pass Ivan Rodriguez for 35th
649 to pass Barry Bonds for 30th

Games played
Currently 79th with 2,402

28 to pass Willie Davis for 70th
65 to pass Dave Parker for 60th
98 to reach 2,500, good for 52nd
102 to pass Babe Ruth for 50th
127 to pass Ernie Banks for 45th

Associated Press photo




Sponsored by:





    Read The LoHud Yankees Blog on the go by navigating to the blog on your smartphone or mobile device's browser. No apps or downloads are required.


Place an ad

Call (914) 694-3581