First baseman who became famous for his slide into home plate that won a pennant for the Atlanta Braves in 1992.
He began his professional career with the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1983.
He received the MLB Hutch Award in 1990.
He and his wife Michele had three sons and one daughter together.
He beat the throw of left fielder Barry Bonds when he made his famous slide to win the 1992 pennant for the Atlanta Braves.