Rangers fans react to Beltre's 3000th hit

Globe Life Park in Arlington buzzed with excitement as the gates opened and fans filed in, Sunday. #29 Adrian Beltre was just one away from 3,000 career hits.

Season ticket holder Gloria Daniel made sure she was one of the first in line to get inside and see history.

“I came here last night, I was here today, I'll be here tomorrow night for Adrian,” she said.

Out of towners like Paul Hord and his daughter Emily also came ready with signs in anticipation.

“We came here last night to see if we could see it happen, today's our last day so we're hoping we get to see 3,000.”

While some who were at the ballpark Saturday night were disappointed they didn't get to see Beltre's 3,000th hit, fans who had tickets for Sunday's game were ecstatic. All that anticipation led up to the bottom of the 4th inning, when Beltre’s bat hit the ball and history was made.

“Adrian Beltre's been one of my favorite players for a long time, I was here for the World Series, I was here when Neftali struck out A-Rod, I was here for Nelly Cruz hitting the walk off grand slam and for me, this is a bigger deal,” said Matthew Hes, “Only 30 players to do it, one of my favorite players to do it and a Texas Ranger, doesn't get better than that.”

Fans at the ballpark were able to watch Pudge’s Hall of Fame induction on the big screen, take their seats, and see Beltre’s career hit less than 10 minutes later.

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