Baseball: Ichiro to be inducted into Mariners Hall of Fame

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The Seattle Mariners will induct Japan's Ichiro Suzuki into the team's Hall of Fame during the 2022 season, the organization said Wednesday. The 48-year-old from Aichi Prefecture will be honored in a pregame ceremony on Aug. 27 when the Mariners face the Cleveland Guardians, the team that played as the Cleveland Indians until the end of the 2021 season, at T-Mobile Park in Seattle. Suzuki played 12 of his 18-plus MLB seasons in Seattle before retiring in March 2019, announcing the end of his playing career where it began -- in Japan. In total, he played more than 27 seasons across two continen...

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