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Mickey Mantle

Mickey Mantle (1931 - 1995) One of the greatest baseball players of all times. New York Yankees slugger. Entered into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974. Also known as "The Mick".

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Mickey Mantle was a star from the start, parlaying a talent for the game and boyish good looks into iconic status. In spite of a series of devastating injuries, Mantle accumulated a long list of impressive accomplishments, finishing his 18-year career with 536 home runs and a .298 batting average. The switch-hitting Commerce Comet won three MVP Awards (1956, '57, '62) and a Triple Crown (1956). He contributed to 12 pennants and seven World Series titles in his first 14 seasons while…