In addition to former baseball managers Tony LaRussa, Joe Torre and Bobby Cox, three famous MLB players will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame today in Cooperstown, NY.
The bruising batter best known for his frightening nickname is my favorite inductee. This big time talent also begins my sports comic book Favorite Big Things in Sports.
Book 13 – Favorite BIG Things in SportsHard hitting Hall of Fame first baseman Frank Thomas leads off this fun read on everything big in sports.
Thomas became known as The Big Hurt in 1992 when a Chicago White Sox broadcaster’s innocent remark morphed into one of Major League Baseball’s best ever nicknames.Continue reading