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The 3,000-hit club: Pre-Boggs and Gwynn

PLAYER HITS DATE OF NO. 3,000 AGE
Pete Rose 4,256 May 5, 1978 37 yrs., 0 months, 21 days
Ty Cobb 4,191 Aug. 19, 1921 34 yrs., 8 months, 1 day
Hank Aaron 3,771 May 17, 1970 36 yrs., 3 months, 12 days
Stan Musial 3,630 May 13, 1958 37 yrs, 5 months, 22 days
Tris Speaker 3,515 May 17, 1925 37 yrs, 1 month, 13 days
Honus Wagner 3,430 June 9, 1914 40 yrs, 3 months, 13 days
Carl Yastrzemski 3,419 Sept. 12, 1979 40 yrs, 0 months, 21 days
Eddie Collins 3,309 June 6, 1925 38 yrs, 2 month, 1 day
Paul Molitor 3,319 Sept. 16, 1996 40 yrs, 0 months, 24 days
Willie Mays 3,283 July 18, 1970 39 yrs, 2 months, 12 days
Eddie Murray 3,255 June 30, 1995 39 yrs, 4 months, 6 days
Nap Lajoie 3,252 Sept. 27, 1914 40 yrs, 0 months, 22 days
George Brett 3,154 Sept. 30, 1992 39 yrs, 4 months, 15 days
Paul Waner 3,152 June 19, 1942 39 yrs, 2 months, 3 days
Robin Yount 3,142 Sept. 9, 1992 36 yrs, 11 months, 24 days
Dave Winfield 3,110 Sept. 16, 1993 41 yrs, 11 months, 13 days
Cap Anson 3,081 July 18, 1897 46 yrs, 2 months, 7 days
Rod Carew 3,053 Aug. 4, 1985 39 yrs, 10 months, 3 days
Lou Brock 3,023 Aug. 13, 1979 40 yrs, 1 months, 25 days
Al Kaline 3,007 Sept. 24, 1974 39 yrs, 9 months, 5 days
Roberto Clemente 3,000 Sept. 30, 1972 38 yrs, 1 month, 12 days

Source: ESPN