Baseball’s Triple Crown Winners

 

For the first time in 45 years, baseball fans get to see a Triple Crown winner.  Even with all the recent controversy in the Braves/Cardinals game, Miguel Cabrera made sure there would be no controversy to why he was legendary this season.  Miguel Cabrera became the 15th player ever to win baseball’s Triple Crown joining the likes of players such as Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, and Lou Gehrig.  They may want to begin etching his name into Major League Baseball’s hall of fame right now.  Check out all the past Triple Crown winners after the jump. 

1967 AL Carl Yastrzemski BOS .326, 44 HR, 121 RBI

1966 AL Frank Robinson BAL .316, 49 HR, 122 RBI

1956 AL Mickey Mantle NYY .353, 52 HR, 130 RBI

1947 AL Ted Williams BOS .343, 32 HR, 114 RBI
1942 AL Ted Williams BOS .356, 36 HR, 137 RBI

1937 NL Joe Medwick STL .374, 31 HR, 154 RBI

1934 AL Lou Gehrig NYY .363, 49 HR, 165 RBI

1933 AL Jimmie Foxx PHA .356, 48 HR, 163 RBI
1933 NL Chuck Klein PHI .368, 28 HR, 120 RBI

1925 NL Rogers Hornsby STL .403, 39 HR, 143 RBI
1922 NL Rogers Hornsby STL .401, 42 HR, 152 RBI

1909 AL Ty Cobb DET .377, 9 HR, 107 RBI

1901 AL Nap Lajoie PHA .426, 14 HR, 125 RBI

1887 AA Tip O’Neill STL .435, 14 HR, 123 RBI

1878 NL Paul Hines PRO .358, 4 HR, 50 RBI

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