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Longtime MLB first baseman Rafael Palmeiro is considering a comeback at age 53, 12 years after his last game in the major leagues.

On Wednesday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic passed along comments from the four-time All-Star, who remains confident in his physical abilities.

“There’s no doubt in my mind I can do it,” Palmeiro said. “I’ve taken care of myself really well. I’ve been working out for years. Everything feels better than when I played.”

The Cuba native was one of baseball’s most consistent hitters across his 20-year career, which included two stints apiece with the Texas Rangers and Baltimore Orioles after starting with the Chicago Cubs in 1986.

He posted a .288/.371/.515 triple-slash line with 569 home runs across 2,831 regular-season games. Along with his quartet of All-Star appearances, he also earned three straight Gold Glove Awards starting in 1997 and won back-to-back Silver Slugger Awards in 1998 and 1999.

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