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Giancarlo Stanton gets 1,000th career hit

WASHINGTON -- The mention of Giancarlo Stanton's name conjures images of jaw-dropping home runs and scorched line drives, but to collect career hit No. 1,000, all the Yankees outfielder needed was a soft flare. Stanton plopped a fifth-inning single into shallow right field off left-hander Gio Gonzalez on Tuesday as the Yankees and Nationals opened their two-game Interleague series at Nationals Park. The game was suspended after 5 1/2 innings due to inclement weather and will resume on Wednesday at 5:05 p.m. ET with the score tied at 3.

Giancarlo Stanton gets 1,000th career hit
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