Houston Astros’ second baseman Jose Altuve has reached a significant milestone in his career, recording his 2,000th career hit in a game against the Seattle Mariners. Altuve, a six-time All-Star and former MVP, achieved the feat with a line-drive single in the fifth inning.
Altuve’s accomplishment solidifies his place among the game’s elite hitters. Known for his exceptional bat-to-ball skills and ability to consistently make contact, Altuve has been a key contributor to the Astros’ success over the years.
Reaching the 2,000-hit mark is a testament to Altuve’s longevity and consistency as a player. His impact on the Astros’ lineup and his leadership on and off the field make him a beloved figure in Houston and a true franchise cornerstone.