An Atlanta native, New York Giants first baseman Bill Terry -- the last National League player to hit .400 -- notched a .401 average in 1930 and had a .341 career average with 2,193 hits in 14 years of service.
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Ralph Houk took over managing the 1961 Yankees, and led his team to another pennant. The season featured those Yankees winning the World Series and racking up record home runs. Learn more about the 1961 baseball season.
Maybe you feel the cold hand of death creeping toward you at this very moment; or maybe you think you've got some time before the final strike is called. Either way, see these fields before you go.