2000 Fleer – “Club 3,000” – Robin Yount
Date of entry into “Club 3,000” – September 9, 1992
The Story – At home, and in front of 47,000+ Brewers’ fans, Robin Yount made baseball history as he joined the ‘3,000 Hits Club’ on this day. Late in the season with playoff hopes slipping, Yount and his Brewer teammates were facing the Cleveland Indians. Yount’s only hit of the game, a single, came in the bottom of the 7th inning off of Jose Mesa. Yount made history with that hit and the Milwaukee fans showered him with thunderous applause!!
Baseball History – Yount finished his career with 3,124 career hits. He currently sits in 17th place on the All-time hits list.