Four-time All-Star who played for 16 years and hit 382 lifetime home runs.
He starred in basketball for Ohio State University and was drafted by the Philadelphia Warriors of the NBA.
He wore the jersey number 9 for the Washington Senators but gave his number to Hall of Famer Ted Williams after becoming the manager.
He married Donna Howard in 1960.
He shares the nickname "Hondo" with legendary actor John Wayne.