|Birth Day||April 16, 1903|
|Age||117 YEARS OLD|
MLB outfielder who batted .333 and collected 3,152 hits during his 20-year career.
He played baseball despite his parents' desire for him to become a teacher.
He won the National League's Most Valuable Player Award in 1927.
His younger brother Lloyd was also a terrific player who collected 2,459 hits during his career.
The Pittsburgh Pirates retired his jersey along with the number 21 jersey worn by Hall of Fame right fielder Roberto Clemente.