MLB first baseman who slugged 219 home runs during his 16-year career, elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974.
He quit high school in his junior year to help support his family.
He set the record for RBIs in a game with 12, in 1924.
He married Elizabeth Crawings in 1933.
He played against manager Connie Mack when his team won the World Series in 1931.