Fans, former teammates, and others react on Twitter to Miguel Cabrera’s 3000th hit

Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera, who made MLB history this afternoon against the Colorado Rockies by smacking his 3,000th career hit. And shortly after the milestone achievement, reactions and congratulatory messsages from players and former teammates of Cabrera’s as well as fans and pundits began pouring in, starting with a special video from former Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander:

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“Congratulations on 3,000, that’s just so incredible, I’m so happy for you and your family,” Verlander said. “I’m so proud to have been your teammate for so many years and see so many of the hits in clutch situations, and what you’ve been able to accomplish is nothing short of amazing. Congratulations again my friend.”

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