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  • This Day In Sports History (July 18th) — Willie Mays

    This Day In Sports History (July 18th) — Willie Mays

    It was on this day in 1970 that Willie Mays recorded the 3000th hit of his career.  He became just the tenth member to join the 3000 hit club. While playing with the San Francisco Giants, Mays reached the 3000 hit mark with a single against Montreal Expos pitcher Mike Wegener.  Mays would go 2-for-3 […]