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Hank Greenberg

Hank Greenberg

Henry Benjamin "Hank" Greenberg, nicknamed "Hammerin' Hank," "Hankus Pankus" or "The Hebrew Hammer," was an American Major League Baseball first baseman in the 1930s and 1940s. A member of the Baseball Hall of Fame, he was one of the premier power hitters of his generation and is widely considered as one of the greatest sluggers in baseball history.He served over four years in the United States Army and in World War II which took place during his major league career. Greenberg played primarily for the Detroit Tigers. He was an All-Star for four seasons and an American League Most Valuable Player two seasons. His 58 home runs for the Tigers in ... more on Wikipedia

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