Dick Allen

“The rumors are that [rookie] Allen is not returning with the…

Tony Armas

In the 2015 season, Miguel Cabrera surpassed Andres Galarraga…

Johnny Bench

A generation after Johnny Bench’s last game, he remains the…

Wally Berger

Walter Anton ("Wally") Berger, whose hitting for power and average…

Dave Brain

Besides having one of the more memorable names and birthplaces…

Ty Cobb

Perhaps the most competitive and complex personality ever to…

Rocky Colavito

On May 12, 1961, the Detroit Tigers were visiting New York to…

Jimmy Collins

The initial third baseman enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame,…

Joe DiMaggio

“Baseball isn’t statistics; it’s Joe DiMaggio rounding…

Jack Fournier

During a fifteen-year major-league career that spanned the Deadball…

Bobby Grich

Bobby Grich was one of the best second basemen in baseball over…

Chuck Klein

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

Bid McPhee

John Alexander "Bid" McPhee, baseball's greatest second baseman…

Joe Medwick

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

Johnny Mize

In 1947 Johnny Mize did something unmatched in baseball history.…

Ben Oglivie

Benjamin Ambrosio (Palmer) Oglivie was born in Colòn, Panama,…

Lip Pike

Born May 25, 1845, Lipman Emanuel Pike was the first great Jewish…

Wally Pipp

Tall, lithe-limbed and broad-shouldered, the 6' 2", 180 lb.…

Babe Ruth

During his five full seasons with the Boston Red Sox, Babe Ruth…

Sammy Sosa

Who is the real Sammy Sosa? Is he the charismatic slugger whose…

Tris Speaker

Tris Speaker, Ty Cobb’s friendly rival as the greatest center…

Darryl Strawberry

For many African American males growing up in poverty-stricken…

Carl Yastrzemski

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

Gus Zernial

Gus Zernial, an 11-year major leaguer with the White Sox, Athletics…