Guess Who This Is

31 Persons awarded the Lou Gehrig Memorial Award:

About:
A Major League Baseball player who best exhibits the character and integrity of Lou Gehrig

Al Kaline

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Albert William Kaline
Nickname(s):
Mr. Tiger
Birth Date:
Age today:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Right fielder.
Team:Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1978.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1980.
Roberto Clemente Award 1973.
Hutch Award 1969.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1968.

Barry Zito

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Barry William Zito
Birth Date:
Age today:
39
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher.
Teams:Cy Young Award 2002.
Hutch Award 2012.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 2012.

Brooks Robinson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Brooks Calbert Robinson Jr.
Nickname(s):
The Human Vacuum Cleaner
Mr. Hoover
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Third baseman.
Team:Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1978.
Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame 1977.
Boys and Girls Clubs Alumni Hall of Fame.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1983.
Roberto Clemente Award 1972.
Babe Ruth Award 1970.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1966.

Buddy Bell

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
David Gus Bell
Birth Date:
Age today:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Third base.
Teams:As manager, teams:Texas Rangers Hall of Fame 2004.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1988.

Cal Ripken

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Calvin Edwin Ripken Jr.
Also Known As:
Cal Ripken Jr.
Nickname(s):
Cal
Iron Man
Birth Date:
Age today:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team:Set record for consecutive games played.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 2007.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1992.

Curt Schilling

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Curtis Montague Schilling
Birth Date:
Age today:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher.
Teams:Arizona Sports Hall of Fame 2011.
Philadelphia Baseball Wall of Fame 2013.
Roberto Clemente Award 2001.
Branch Rickey Award 2001.
Babe Ruth Award 2001.
Hutch Award 2001.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1995.

Derek Jeter

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Derek Sanderson Jeter
Birth Date:
Age today:
43, his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shortstop for team:Roberto Clemente Award 2009.
Hank Aaron Award 2006.
Hank Aaron Award 2009.
Babe Ruth Award 2000.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 2010.

Ernie Banks

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ernest Banks
Nickname(s):
Mr. Cub
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 8 days before his 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shortstop and first baseman for 19 seasons on the team:as their first black player. Major League Baseball All-Century Team, in 1999.
Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1977.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 2013.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1967.
Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

George Brett

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
George Howard Brett
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Third base.
Team:Missouri Wall of Fame.
Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 1994.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1999.
Hutch Award 1980.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1986.

Glenn Davis (baseball)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Glenn Earle Davis
Birth Date:
Age today:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

First baseman.
Teams:Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1990.

Hank Aaron

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Henry Louis Aaron
Nickname(s):
Hammer
Hammerin' Hank
Bad Henry
Birth Date:
Age today:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team:From Mobile AL. Long time record of 755 home runs - finally broken.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1982.
Mobile Sports Hall of Fame 1988.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 2002.
Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1980.
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1988.
Presidential Citizens Medal 2001.
Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1975.
Braves Hall of Fame 1999.
Milwaukee Brewers Walk of Fame 2001.
International Civil Rights Walk of Fame 2005.
National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2002.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1970.

Harmon Killebrew

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harmon Clayton Killebrew
Nickname(s):
Killer
Hammerin' Harmon
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

First base, third base, left field.
Teams:National Baseball Hall of Fame 1984.
Twins Hall of Fame 2000.
DeMolay International Alumni Association Hall of Fame 1986.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1971.

John Smoltz

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Andrew Smoltz
Nickname(s):
Smoltzie
Marmaduke
Birth Date:
Age today:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher.
Minor league teams:Teams:Branch Rickey Award 2007.
Braves Hall of Fame 2012.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 2005.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 2015.
Roberto Clemente Award 2005.
Cy Young Award 1996.
Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 2012.
National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Johnny Bench

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Lee Bench
Birth Date:
Age today:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Outstanding catcher.
Team:NL Rookie of the Year 1968.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1989.
Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame 1986.
National High School Hall of Fame 1986.
Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1984.
Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame.
Babe Ruth Award 1976.
Hutch Award 1981.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1975.

Lou Brock

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Louis Clark Brock
Birth Date:
Age today:
78, 8 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Left Field.
Teams:938 stolen bases, beating the record by:Missouri Wall of Fame.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1985.
Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 1992.
Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1995.
Arkansas Black Hall of Fame 2005.
St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame.
National College Baseball Hall of Fame 2012.
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1983.
Roberto Clemente Award 1975.
Babe Ruth Award 1967.
Hutch Award 1979.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1977.
St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2009.
St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2011.
St. Louis Walk of Fame:
A star at 6602 Delmar Boulevard.

Ozzie Smith

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Osborne Earl Smith
Nickname(s):
Wizard of Oz
Birth Date:
Age today:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shortstop.
Team:TV show:National Baseball Hall of Fame 2002.
Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 1997.
Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1997.
St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame.
Mobile Sports Hall of Fame 1997.
Roberto Clemente Award 1995.
Branch Rickey Award 1994.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1989.
St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2009.
St. Louis Walk of Fame:
A star at 6664 Delmar Boulevard.

Paul Molitor

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Paul Leo Molitor
Nickname(s):
Molly
The Ignitor
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shortstop and second base.
Teams:Babe Ruth Award 1993.
Branch Rickey Award 1998.
Hutch Award 1987.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1997.
Milwaukee Brewers Walk of Fame 2001.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 2004.
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1999.

Pee Wee Reese

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harold Henry Reese
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81, 22 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team:shortstop. NBC play-by-play.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1984.
National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2004.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1956.

Pete Rose

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Peter Edward Rose
Also Known As:
Peter Edward Rose Sr.
Nickname(s):
Charlie Hustle
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Played for and managed the Cincinnati Reds. Set many performance records.
Banned from baseball by:for betting on baseball. Convicted of tax evasion.
DeMolay International Alumni Association Hall of Fame 1986.
Roberto Clemente Award 1976.
Hutch Award 1968.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1969.

Phil Niekro

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Philip Henry Niekro
Nickname(s):
Knucksie
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Joe Niekro by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. 318 career victories, the most by a knuckleball pitcher.
Teams:Braves Hall of Fame 1999.
Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1985.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1997.
National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame.
Roberto Clemente Award 1980.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1979.

Rick Sutcliffe

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard Lee Sutcliffe
Birth Date:
Age today:
61, 5 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Color commentator. Pitcher.
Teams:Cy Young Award 1984.
Roberto Clemente Award 1987.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1987.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.

Robin Roberts

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Robin René Roberts
Birth Date:
Age today:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Basketball in high school and college.
Anchor of ABC's morning news TV show:Book:Women's Basketball Hall of Fame 2012.
Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1962.

Ron Cey

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ronald Charles Cey
Nickname(s):
the Penguin
Birth Date:
Age today:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pronounced "Say." Teams:State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1994.
Babe Ruth Award 1981.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1982.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.

Steve Garvey

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Steven Patrick Garvey
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22

Brief Facts:

Played for teams:California Sports Hall of Fame 2009.
MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 2010.
Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1975.
Roberto Clemente Award 1981.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1984.
Irish American Baseball Hall of Fame 2009.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.

Tommy John

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Edward John Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
74, 35 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Left-handed pitcher. A surgical technique is named for him.
Teams:Hutch Award 1976.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1981.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.

Tony Gwynn

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Anthony Keith Gwynn
Also Known As:
Anthony Keith Gwynn Sr.
Nickname(s):
Mr. Padre
Captain Video
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Righ field.
Team:National Baseball Hall of Fame 2007.
San Diego Padres Hall of Fame 2002.
Breitbard Hall of Fame 2002.
Roberto Clemente Award 1999.
Branch Rickey Award 1995.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1998.

Vern Law

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Vernon Sanders Law
Nickname(s):
Deacon
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Picher.
Team:Cy Young Award 1960.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1965.

Warren Spahn

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Warren Spahn
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher.
Teams:Braves Hall of Fame 1999.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1973.
Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame.
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1973.
Milwaukee Brewers Walk of Fame 2007.
Cy Young Award 1957.
Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1993.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1961.

Willie Stargell

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Wilver Dornel Stargell
Also Known As:
Wilver Stargell
Nickname(s):
Pops
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61, 34 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team:National Baseball Hall of Fame 1988.
Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1989.
Roberto Clemente Award 1974.
Babe Ruth Award 1979.
Hutch Award 1978.
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1974.
GuessWhoThisIs.com has real names of 12,198 famous people, 1,614 rappers.
Copyright © 2003-2017 GuessWhoThisIs.com - All Rights Reserved