Mickey Charles Mantle, nicknamed "the Commerce Comet" and "the Mick", is an American professional baseball player.
Mantle became an idol to millions, known for his remarkable power and speed and his everyman persona.
The Mickey patrolled center field, he slugged out for the Yankees between 1951 and 1968, winning 12 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 election to Cooperstown with 88.2 percent of the vote.
Mantle is also considered to be the greatest switch hitter and one of the best sluggers in sports history.
Mantle wore jersey number 7 for most 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 highest sold rookie card sold so for.
A rare Mickey Mantle baseball card sold for a record-breaking $5.2 million, it was purchased by actor and entrepreneur Rob Gough, star of Billionaire Boys Club.
The 1952 Mickey Mantle NFT card sold on the OpenSea website for 175 Ethereum, which is equivalent to $470,711. However, this is the only 1952 Mickey Mantle NFT card in existence.