VIDEO: Jimmy Rollins becomes Phillies franchise leader in hits

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Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins collected a single in the bottom of the fifth inning Saturday against the Cubs. It was no ordinary knock, though, as it was his 2,235th career hit. All of them have come in a Phillies uniform, too, meaning that Rollins is now the record-holder for the most hits ever in Phillies franchise history.

Rollins broke the record of Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt, who was in the dugout to help celebrate. Here's the footage:

That's a pretty cool moment for the Phillies, Rollins and their fans -- especially since it came at home and Schmidt was there. The cherry on top was that the Phillies won the game, 7-4.

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Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last six World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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