Rare Photos of Willie Mays

Willie Mays
Text: Bill Carey
Photo: AP

Willie Mays

1951

After terrorizing minor league pitching, Mays gets his ticket from Omaha, Neb., to New York to join the Giants in May 1951. He hit .274 with 20 homers and 68 RBI during the year and won the Rookie of the Year award.

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