He hit .225 for his career -- not that it bothered the slugger.In the book "Nine Innings" by Daniel Okrent, Thomas said, "I might be able to hit .280 or .290, but not with 35 bumps.Here we show you the 10 most intimidating players in the NFL today.
He owns 10 World Series of Poker bracelets, tied for second-most of all time, and seems an almost certain bet to become a first-ballot Poker Hall of Famer when the class of 2017 is announced later this month.
Today, we honor some of the players that best represented '70s cool.
Whether with long, unwashed hair or manicured mustaches, these guys are not just baseball legends. With his giant mustache, beard stubble that could "grate cheese" (according to Scott Ostler) and all-or-nothing swing, Thomas exemplified the offensive explosion by the Brewers teams of the late '70s and early '80s.
Before Ichiro, people wondered whether Asian players could do more than pitch.
Then Ichiro started tossing 200 foot peas across the diamond and rattling off 200 hit seasons like it was nothing, and now there are Asian position players across the majors.