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Jimmie Foxx

Biography

Hall of Popularity MLB initial baseman and 9-period All-Star who recorded 534 house runs more than his profession. He was called American Group MVP 3 x in the 1930s while playing for the Philadelphia Athletics and Boston Crimson Sox and gained two Globe Series Championships using the Athletics. After inheriting a like for the overall game from his dad, he slipped out of college to be able to run after his wish. He gained the triple crown in 1933 while playing for the Athletics. His kid, also called Jimmie Foxx, performed college soccer at Kent Condition. He became the initial participant after Babe Ruth going to 500 home works.

Quick Facts


Full Name Jimmie Foxx
Date Of Birth October 22, 1907
Died July 21, 1967, Miami, Florida, United States
Place Of Birth Sudlersville, MD
Weight 88 kg
Profession Baseball Player
Nationality American
Children Nanci Foxx Canaday
Awards American League Most Valuable Player Award
Star Sign Libra

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#Fact
1 Inducted into the Eastern Shore Baseball Hall of Fame in 1994.
2 Made major league debut on 1 May 1925.
3 When he retired following the 1945 season, his 534 home runs ranked second on the all-time home run list, behind only Babe Ruth's 714. At the beginning of the 2004 season, he ranked #12.
4 Played (mostly as first baseman) for the American League's Philadelphia Athletics (1925-1935) and Boston Red Sox (1936-1942[part]), and the National League's Chicago Cubs (1942[part] & 1944-1945).
5 Inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, 1951
6 Played in 7 All-Star Games, 1934-1938 & 1940-1941.


Self

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TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Ed Sullivan Show 1958 TV Series Himself
Touching All Bases 1939 Documentary short Himself (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Prime 9 2010-2011 TV Series Himself
A Hall for Heroes: The Inaugural Hall of Fame Induction of 1939 2010 TV Movie documentary Himself
Costas Now 2006 TV Series Himself - Baseball Player
Reverse of the Curse of the Bambino 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Curse of the Bambino 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself
Jim McKay: My World in My Words 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself - Baseball Player
Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History 2001 Video documentary Himself
Baseball 1994 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
When It Was a Game 1991 TV Movie documentary Himself
Babe Ruth: The Man, the Myth, the Legend 1990 Video short Himself
Horsehide Heroes 1951 Documentary short Himself

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