Mickey Charles Mantle, nicknamed "the Commerce Comet" and "the Mick", is an American professional baseball player.
Mantle was known to millions as a household name who exhibited remarkable strength and speed, along with his everyman persona.
Mickey patrolled center field, he slugging out for the Yankees between 1951 and 1968, winning twelve American League titles and seven World Series.
Mantle was made eligible for the Hall of Fame in 1974, his first year of eligibility. The Mick won the election to Cooperstown with more than 88 percent of the vote.
Mantle is also designated as the greatest switch hitter and one of the best hitters in sports history.
Mantle wore jersey number seven for the majority of his career with the New York Yankees. Mickey Mantle was true Yankees.
New York Yankees rookie Mickey Mantle baseball card sold for $5.2 million. It was the highest sold rookie card sold so for.
Rob Gough, star of the Billionaire Boys Club, paid an investment-record amount for a rare Mickey Mantle baseball card.
The 1952 Mickey Mantle NFT card sold for 175 Ethereum on OpenSea, which is worth $470,711. This is the only 1952 Mickey Mantle NFT card in history.
Mickey Mantle was one of the best players in the history of the New York Yankees.This statue was build in honor of legendary mickey mantle.