Miguel Cabrera, the most wanted in two US states

The Venezuelan of the Tigers from Detroit, Miguel Cabrera, is a reference in the Major League Baseball – MLB and so much so, that he is the most sought-after player by fanatics in two (2) states of the U.S.

Baseball Reference published a map with the most popular players in the United States, highlighting that the Venezuelan Miguel Cabrera is the most sought after in the states of New Mexico and obviously, Michigan, the city where the Detroit Tigers are based and where his legend in the majors it has become extremely important in recent years.

Cabrera, who is the most successful Venezuelan in MLB and one of the Latinos with the most impact in this sport, curiously is looking in only two cities, we say curious because he is an extremely popular and important character for this sport in the United States.

New Mexico

This city is on the other side of the country and is not near Detroit at all, however, Miguel Cabrera there is greatly sought after by all the Major League Baseball fans in this town.


Here there are not many doubts, since the most populated city in Michigan State is Detroit and it is where the Tigers live, a team with which the Venezuelan has marked a really valuable history in the MLB.

Also, curious in this Baseball Reference map-analysis, is that the most wanted player in most of the United States is the Japanese Shohei Ohtani, the last MVP of the American League.

Miggy’s achievements

  • Batting Triple Crown
  • 11 times All-Star
  • 7 Silver Bats
  • 2 MVP
  • 1 World Series Ring
  • 4 Batting Titles

Lifetime numbers

Cabrera has 2,987 hits, 502 home runs, 1505 runs scored, 1804 RBIs, .310 average, .387 OBP, .532 SLG, .920 OPS and 68.7 WAR, all this in 19 seasons and also, in 2022, is in search of the mythical figure of 3,000 hits.


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Miguel Cabrera, the most wanted in two US states