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• Alex Rodriguez's homer on Thursday was the 398th of his big-league career, tying Ken Griffey Jr.'s all-time big-league record for home runs by a player before his 30th birthday (in 1999, Griffey surpassed Jimmie Foxx's pre-30 record of 379 that had stood since 1937).
A-Rod now has until his birthday on July 27 to hit two more home runs, which would make him the first player ...
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