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#6: Mickey Mantle – One of the Greatest Switch Hitters Ever

#6: Mickey Mantle – One of the Greatest Switch Hitters Ever

Click Card For Stats #6: Mickey Mantle https://express-images.franklymedia.com/1453/sites/2/2018/09/28130924/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__6-1538149562.mp3 Within Dimino’s Top 100 are numerous players that are known for hitting home runs, but Mickey Mantle is known for hitting some of the longest “tape measure home runs,” the longest of which is estimated to have flown 643 feet! Mantle wasn’t one dimensional at the plate…More

#7: Stan Musial – Known simply as “The Man”…and for GOOD Reason!

#7: Stan Musial – Known simply as “The Man”…and for GOOD Reason!

Click Card For Stats #7: Stan Musial https://express-images.franklymedia.com/1453/sites/2/2018/09/27174059/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__7-1538065088.mp3 Stan “The Man” Musial is a walking baseball statistic who at one time or another led the Majors in every conceivable record EXCEPT home runs!  When you look at his body of work, there’s no doubt Musial is one of the elites of the game!  Consider these…More

#8: Walter Johnson – The Pitcher Dimino Thinks Was WAY BETTER Than Cy Young!

#8: Walter Johnson – The Pitcher Dimino Thinks Was WAY BETTER Than Cy Young!

Click Card For Stats #8 – Walter Johnson https://express-images.franklymedia.com/1453/sites/2/2018/09/24144735/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__8-1537806186.mp3 This is the last pitcher on Dimino’s list, and in his opinion, the BEST pitcher on this list…YES BETTER THAN CY YOUNG, and some of his records stand NINE DECADES since Young retired from baseball! Let’s start with the man’s statistics: 802 Games pitched, 417 Wins…More

#9: Yogi Berra – The Master of the Mangled Quote!

#9: Yogi Berra – The Master of the Mangled Quote!

Click Card For Stats #9: Yogi Berra Yogi Berra may be the ONE player in all of baseball history who is remembered more for what he did OFF the field than what he did on it! Berra played 19 seasons in Major League Baseball (1946–63, 1965), all but the last for the New York Yankees.…More

#10: Rogers Hornsby – The Cream of the Baseball Crop Starts HERE!

#10: Rogers Hornsby – The Cream of the Baseball Crop Starts HERE!

Click Card For Stats #10: Rogers Hornsby https://express-images.franklymedia.com/1453/sites/2/2018/09/19175924/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__10-1537368123.mp3 Nicknamed “The Rajah,” Rogers Hornsby, was a baseball player who COULD do it all!  At the plate Hornsby was a GIANT of the game!  He is second only to Ty Cobb in lifetime batting average (.358 vs .367), had 2,930 hits, 301 Home Runs, won 2 Triple…More

#11: Jimmie Foxx – A XX Monster With A Bat!

#11: Jimmie Foxx – A XX Monster With A Bat!

Click Card For Stats #17: Jimmie Foxx https://express-images.franklymedia.com/1453/sites/2/2018/09/18181524/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__11-1537285103.mp3 In a 20-year career (1925-1945), Foxx created quite a baseball resume even by Dimino’s Top 100 Standards! His accomplishments include: Being named an All-Star 9x, he’s a 3x AL MVP Winner,won 2 World Series, was the AL Batting Champ twice, the AL Home Run Leader 4x, the…More

#12: Greg Maddux – THE Pitcher With Pinpoint Accuracy!

#12: Greg Maddux – THE Pitcher With Pinpoint Accuracy!

Click Card For Stats #12: Greg Maddux – THE Pitcher With Pinpoint Accuracy! https://express-images.franklymedia.com/1453/sites/2/2018/09/14170138/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__12-1536938080.mp3 During the 90’s, Greg Maddux was one of 3 Atlanta Braves Pitchers (Including Tom Glavine and John Smoltz) that composed one of the best pitching rotations in history!  During that time, Maddux posted impressive numbers that justify his placement this high…More

#13: Randy Johnson

#13: Randy Johnson

Click Card For Stats #13: Randy “The Big Unit” Johnson https://express-images.franklymedia.com/1453/sites/2/2018/09/14164006/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__13-1536855429.mp3 When intimidating pitchers come to mind, few can match Randy Johnson.  Firstly, Johnson stands 6′ 10″ tall, so when he took the mound, opposing batters were greeted with a giant who, in his prime, could hurl a fastball consistently over 100MPH with his fastest…More

#14: Frank Robinson

#14: Frank Robinson

CLICK CARD FOR STATS https://express-images.franklymedia.com/1453/sites/6/2018/09/14160018/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__14-1536682539.mp3 Frank Robinson has one accomplishment that no other baseball player can boast about: He is the only player in history to win MVP of both the American and National Leagues! But wait…there’s more! Robinson was also named Rookie of the Year, was a 2x MVP, a 14x All Star, a…More

#15: Sandy Koufax

#15: Sandy Koufax

Click Card For Stats #15: Sandy Koufax https://express-images.franklymedia.com/1453/sites/2/2018/09/10132018/Dimino_s_TOP_100_of_ALL_TIME___No__15-1536592051.mp3 Sanford “Sandy” Koufax pitched for the Brooklyn/Los Angeled Dodgers for 12 seasons (1955-66) and produced some of the finest examples of ace pitching the game has ever seen. Looking at his accolades, we see a pitcher whose career included 3 Cy Young Awards, seven All-Star Awards, 2x…More

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