Miguel Cabrera was one of the offensive figures during the MLB day on Friday, May 13, and his performance served to enlarge his legend in organized baseball in the United States.
In the lower part of the third episode of the game against the Baltimore Orioles, «Miggy» was in charge of opening the scoring with a violent hit by the opposite side of Comerica Park in Detroit.
With this connection, the 39-year-old Venezuelan surpassed Barry Bonds on the all-time MLB doubles list, now ranking 17th.
Miguel Cabrera’s RBI double gives the @tigers a 1-0 lead, while pushing him past Barry Bonds for 17th on the all-time MLB list. #DetroitRoots pic.twitter.com/ktGybUD65e
— Bally Sports Detroit (@BallySportsDET) May 14, 2022
Despite this important milestone, later in the game Cabrera disappeared the ball to match the legendary Eddie Murray on the Major League home run list.
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Despite not showing the ability to get the ball out of his best years, the veteran shows that he can still be an important player in the lineup of a Detroit team that currently sits in last position in the AL Central. , with a record of 10 wins and 23 losses.
In the 2022 MLB season, Cabrera has a .276 average and a .325 OBP, with 2 home runs and 12 RBI.