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Joseph "Shoeless Joe" Jackson

Awards And Accomplishments

1910 Bats .387 with 29 hits in 75 at bats
1911 First full major league season; bats .408, second only to Ty Cobb with .420 and highest ever by a rookie
1912 Bats .395 and sets season record in triples with 26
1913 Leads American League with 197 hits
1916 Sets White Sox season record in triples with 21
1917 Bats .307 as White Sox win American League pennant and the World Series over the New York Giants
1919 Member of pennant-winning White Sox team
1919 In World Series against the Cincinnati Reds, leads all hitters by batting .375 and ties World Series record with 12 hits
1951 Inducted into the Cleveland Sports Hall of Fame
1951 Receives award from the Baseball Writers Association of America
2002 Honored by statue erected in Greenville, South Carolina
2002 Inducted into the Baseball Reliquary's Shrine of the Eternals

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Famous Sports StarsBaseballJoseph "Shoeless Joe" Jackson Biography - Humble Beginnings, A Major League Player, Black Sox Scandal, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments