Another big milestone was reached in Major League Baseball yesterday afternoon, as Ryan Howard homered to collect his 1,000th career RBI. You can view the home run here.
According to Bob Brookover, writer at Philadelphia Inquirer, Howard is now the fastest player to reach 1,000 career RBI’s:
Howard has 1,000 RBIs in 1,230 games. Fewest number of Gs to reach that number of RBIs among active players.
— Bob Brookover (@brookob) May 31, 2014
Howard has driven in 12 runs in his last six games, including three on a walk-off three-run home run against the Rockies on Wednesday.
The first baseman is slashing .230/.304/.425 with 10 home runs and 37 RBI on the season.