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Henry Benjamin "Hank" Greenberg (January 1, 1911 – September 4, 1986), nicknamed "Hammerin' Hank," "Hankus Pankus" or "The Hebrew Hammer," was an American and former professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) primarily for the Detroit Tigers as a first baseman in the 1930s and 1940s. A member of the Baseball Hall of Fame, he was one of the premier power hitters of his generation and is widely considered as one of the greatest sluggers in baseball history.He served over four years in the United States Army and in World War II which took place during his major league career.

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Age: 75 (age at death)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Two-time American League MVP

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Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1930 DET 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
1933 DET 117 449 59 135 33 3 12 87 6 46 78 0.301 0.367 0.468
1934 DET 153 593 118 201 63 7 26 139 9 63 93 0.339 0.404 0.600
1935 DET 152 619 121 203 46 16 36 170 4 87 91 0.328 0.411 0.628
1936 DET 12 46 10 16 6 2 1 16 1 9 6 0.348 0.455 0.630
1937 DET 154 594 137 200 49 14 40 183 8 102 101 0.337 0.436 0.668
1938 DET 155 556 144 175 23 4 58 146 7 119 92 0.315 0.438 0.683
1939 DET 138 500 112 156 42 7 33 112 8 91 95 0.312 0.420 0.622
1940 DET 148 573 129 195 50 8 41 150 6 93 75 0.340 0.433 0.670
1941 DET 19 67 12 18 5 1 2 12 1 16 12 0.269 0.410 0.463
1945 DET 78 270 47 84 20 2 13 60 3 42 40 0.311 0.404 0.544
1946 DET 142 523 91 145 29 5 44 127 5 80 88 0.277 0.373 0.604
1947 PIT 125 402 71 100 13 2 25 74 0 104 73 0.249 0.408 0.478
Career 1394 5193 1051 1628 379 71 331 1276 58 852 844 - - -

Fielding

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1933 DET 117 - 1133 63 14 111 0.988
1934 DET 153 - 1454 84 16 124 0.990
1935 DET 152 - 1437 99 13 142 0.992
1936 DET 12 - 119 9 1 14 0.992
1937 DET 154 - 1477 102 13 133 0.992
1938 DET 155 - 1484 120 14 146 0.991
1939 DET 138 - 1205 75 9 108 0.993
1940 DET 148 - 298 14 15 1 0.954
1941 DET 19 - 32 0 3 0 0.914
1945 DET 78 - 129 3 0 0 1.000
1946 DET 142 - 1272 93 15 110 0.989
1947 PIT 125 - 983 79 9 85 0.992
Career 1393 - 11023 741 122 974 -

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