6-3, 205lb (190cm, 92kg)
August 30, 1918
in San Diego, CA
July 5, 2002
in Inverness, FL
High School: Herbert Hoover HS (San Diego, CA)
April 20, 1939
6,952nd in MLB history)
vs. NYY 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
September 28, 1960
vs. BAL 3 AB, 1 H, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1966.
(Voted by BBWAA on 282/302 ballots)
View Ted Williams's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Exceeded rookie limits during 1939 season
Full Name: Theodore Samuel Williams
The Kid, Teddy Ballgame, Splendid Splinter or Thumper
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