Henry Louis (Lou) Gehrig was a first baseman for the New York Yankees. He played 17 seasons and racked up 23 Grand Slams. Gehrig was renowned for his ability to hit the ball with consistency. His career was cut short due to the symptoms of his amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, commonly known as ALS. Because of his reputation and notoriety ALS has become known as Lou Gehrig's disease.
Stats: Runs batted in: 1,995 Hits: 2,721 Home runs: 493 Batting average: .340
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