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Ichiro Suzuki of the New York Yankees celebrates with his teammates after he connects on his second solo home run against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Ichiro Has Found His Stage At Yankee Stadium

The ultimate showman from Japan-slash-Seattle and the Beatles of baseball. It’s as if Jimi Hendrix picked up his guitar and suddenly joined “The Fab Four.”

08/20/2012

Ichiro Suzuki (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Japan Fans Hopeful For World Series After Ichiro Trade To Yankees

Suzuki is the most recognizable athlete in Japan, where he is revered for his stoicism, perseverance and attention to detail.

07/24/2012