Honus WagnerBorn: Feb. 24, 1874
hit .300 for 17 consecutive seasons (1897-1913) with Louisville and Pittsburgh; led NL in batting 8 times; ended career with 3,430 career hits, a .329 average and 722 stolen bases.Died: Dec. 6, 1955
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