Former Major League Baseball Player
Harmon Clayton Killebrew (ˈkɪlɨbruː; June 29, 1936 – May 17, 2011), nicknamed "Killer" and "Hammerin' Harmon", was an American professional baseball first baseman, third baseman, and left fielder. During his 22-year career in Major League Baseball (MLB), primarily with...Wikipedia
Age: 74 (age at death)
Born: 29th June, 1936, Payette, Idaho
Died: 17th May, 2011, Place of Death
Height: 6' 0" (183 cm)
Claim to Fame: Minnesota Twins
Look for the seams (on a knuckleball) and then hit in-between them.
"When I watch the games today I see pitches right down the middle called balls. So I don't know where the strike zone is these days. They seem to have a wide plate and a small strike zone." [in 1998]
Minnesota Twins All-Time Games Played Leader (2,329).
Minnesota Twins baseball Hall-of-Famer, whose 573 career home runs were, as of 2003, seventh all time, and the American League record for a right-handed hitter. 1969 American League Most Valuable Player.