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Ichiro Suzuki Net Worth:Ichiro Suzuki (鈴木 一朗, Suzuki Ichirō), usually known mononymously as Ichiro (イチロー, Ichirō) (born October 22, 1973), is a Japanese-born professional baseball right fielder for the Miami Marlins of Major League Baseball (MLB). Originally a player in Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB), Ichiro moved to the United States in 2001 to play in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Seattle Mariners, with whom he spent 11 seasons, and later the New York Yankees. Ichiro has established a number of batting records, including MLB's single-season record for hits with 262. He had 10 consecutive 200-hit seasons, the longest streak by any player in history. Between his career hits in Japan's and America's major leagues, Ichiro stands at third place all-time in top-flight hits, trailing only Pete Rose and Ty Cobb.Before playing in the MLB, Ichiro played nine years for the Orix Blue Wave in Japan's Pacific League. Posted by Orix after the 2000 season, Ichiro became Seattle's right fielder. The first Japanese-born position player to be signed to the major leagues, Ichiro led the American League (AL) in batting average and stolen bases en route to being named AL Rookie of the Year and AL Most Valuable Player (MVP).Ichiro is the first MLB player to enter the Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame (The Golden Players Club). He is a ten-time All-Star and won the 2007 All-Star Game MVP Award for a three-hit performance that included the event's first-ever inside-the-park home run. Ichiro won a Gold Glove Award in each of his first ten years in the major leagues, and has had seven hitting streaks of 20 or more games, with a high of 27. Ichiro also leads all active players in stolen bases, with 487.
|Birth date:||October 22, 1973|
|Birth place:||Kasugai, Aichi Prefecture, Japan|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)|
|Weight:||170 lbs (77.1 kg)|
|Education:||Nagoya's Aikodai Meiden High School, Aikodai Meiden Koko High School|
|Spouse:||Yumiko Fukushima (m. 1999)|
|Parents:||Yoshie Suzuki, Nobuyuki Suzuki|
|Awards:||All-Star and Gold Glove winner, Most Valuable Player (MVP), Pacific League MVP Awards, AL Rookie of the Year, AL MVP, Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame (The Golden Players Club), 2007 All-Star Game MVP Award, Rawlings Gold Glove Award|
|Nominations:||Best Major League Baseball Player ESPY Award, Best Record-Breaking Performance ESPY Award, Best Breakthrough Athlete ESPY Award|