Ty Cobb

Perhaps the most competitive and complex personality ever to…

Jimmie Foxx

As he had done many times in recent years, Jimmie Foxx chose…

Lou Gehrig

On July 4, 1939, between games of a doubleheader at Yankee Stadium,…

Rogers Hornsby

Any conversation about the greatest hitter in baseball history…

Chuck Klein

Charles Herbert Klein was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, on October…

Nap Lajoie

The first superstar in American League history, Napoleon Lajoie…

Mickey Mantle

Even before he was born into this world, Mickey Mantle was being…

Joe Medwick

Ten times he was named to the National League All-Star team;…

Frank Robinson

Frank Robinson would not want to be remembered as a racial pioneer.…

Ted Williams

Any argument as to the greatest hitter of all time always involves…

Carl Yastrzemski

Saddled with the burden of replacing one of baseball's legendary…

Heinie Zimmerman

A versatile fielder who could play second, third, or short, Heinie…