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The only Reds ahead of Votto on the career hit list are: Pete Rose (3,358 hits with the Reds); Barry Larkin (2,340); Dave Concepcion (2,326); and Johnny Bench (2,048).
Votto ranks fourth in Reds history in runs scored (1,090), one behind Bench. He’s third in home runs (321), three behind Frank Robinson and third in RBIs (1,041).
Votto joined Albert Pujols and Miguel Cabrera on the list of active players with 2,000 hits, 300 home runs and 1,000 RBIs. Those three players, plus Yadier Molina, are the only active players with 2,000 hits.