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Astros' Jose Altuve is first Astros player in team history with consecutive 200-hit seasons

425 hits in two seasons.

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Jose Altuve entered Sunday's game against the Diamondbacks with 197 hits -- needing three more hits to reach 200 for the second-straight season. Altuve went 3-for-5 with a triple and two runs scored to reach the mark. Altuve need a fifth at-bat in the ninth to get number 200, singling to right field.

Altuve's 2015 200 hit campaign comes after winning the 2014 batting title (.341) and setting an Astros record for hits in a season (225).

Altuve is the first Astro to ever have 200 hits in two season with the team. Craig Biggio is the only other Astro to reach the mark -- 210 in 1998.

The Astros will now play the New York Yankees in the Wild Card round on Tuesday with Altuve batting leadoff.