Best Baseball Players by Number: 0-22

No. 4
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No. 4

Lou Gehrig

The Iron Horse won two MVP awards, one Triple Crown and set the standard for toughness and durability by playing in a then record 2,130 consecutive games.

Runner-up: Paul Molitor

Worthy of consideration:
Luke Appling, Joe Cronin, Buck Leonard,
Ralph Kiner, Mel Ott, Duke Snider and
Hack Wilson (Brooklyn Dodgers)

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