BirthdayOctober 22, 1907
BirthplaceSudlersville, USA

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  1. About Jimmie Foxx

    Full name: Jimmie Foxx
    Also known as: Jimmie Foxx, Foxx, Jimmie
    Professions: American baseball player and coach
    Work: Line-Up for Yesterday

  2. Jimmie Foxx Measurements

    Height: 6' (1.83 m)

  3. Jimmie Foxx Death information

    Died: Friday, 21st of July, 1967 (Age: 59)

  4. Jimmie Foxx Biography

    James Emory "Jimmie" Foxx (October 22, 1907 – July 21, 1967), nicknamed "Double X" and "The Beast", was an American baseball first baseman who played 20 seasons in Major League Baseball for four different teams. His most productive years were with the Philadelphia Athletics and the Boston Red Sox, where he was a formidable power hitter, hitting 30 or more home runs in 12 consecutive seasons and driving in more than 100 runs in 13 consecutive years.Foxx became the second player in Major League Baseball history to hit 500 career home runs, after Babe Ruth. Attaining that plateau at age 32 years 336 days, he held the record for youngest to reach 500 for sixty-eight years, until superseded by Alex Rodriguez in 2007. His three career Most Valuable Player awards are tied for second all-time. Foxx was inducted to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1951.

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