Hack Wilson

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Birthdate4/26/1900
Death Date11/23/1948
Debut Year1923
Year of Induction1979
Teams Cubs, Dodgers, Giants, Phillies
Position Center Field

Hack Wilson’s 1930 season was among the best ever — .356 average, 56 homers, and a still-standing record 191 runs batted in.

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Bold cut signature of single-season RBI leader Hack Wilson

Bold cut signature of single-season RBI leader Hack Wilson

Lewis Robert “Hack” Wilson was named on MVP ballots in five different seasons. Twice he led the league in runs batted in including his monster 1930 season when he set the still-standing Major League record of 191 RBI. Shown here is a cut signature of the Cubs great who was elected to Coo

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