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Marlins sign Ichiro Suzuki

The team adds depth with future Hall of Famer.

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The Miami Marlins have agreed to terms with Ichiro Suzuki on a 1-year, $2 million deal, as first reported by Craig Mish of MLB Network Radio. The 41-year-old Ichiro, a strong candidate for future Hall of Fame induction, will play in the National League for the first time in his storied career.

Over his entire professional career in Japan and United States, Ichiro has accumulated 4,122 hits. He has hit 2,844 in Major League Baseball and 1,278 in the Nippon Professional Baseball league. Ichiro has a career hitting line of .317/.360/.411 in 14 seasons in the American League with the Seattle Mariners and New York Yankees. He has 112 home runs and 487 stolen bases in MLB.

Ichiro will slide into the fourth outfielder role behind Giancarlo Stanton, Christian Yelich, and Marcell Ozuna. His performance has been diminished over the last several years, as he hit just .284/.324/.340 with the Yankees in 2014.