2-time All-Star outfielder who was also one of the league's best known Jewish players of his time.
He tied the record for most hits in a career for Tustin High School in California, while also having the third best GPA in his class.
Because of his Jewish heritage, he had to skip playoff games that fell on the holiday of Yom Kippur.
Married Lindsay Bear in 2001 and had two daughters, Presley and Chandler.
He and Hank Greenberg were both well-known Jewish MLB players.