MLB…Miggy vs Past Triple Crown Winners

Let’s take a look at how Miggy stacks up against other Triple Crown winners. Cabrera batted .330 and hit 44 HR’s, 139 RBI’s.
1967 Carl Yastrzemski .326 average 44 HR’s, 121 RBI’s
1966 Frank Robinson .316 average49 HR’s, 122 RBI’s
1956 Mickey Mantle .353 average 52 HR’s, 130 RBI’s
1947 Ted Williams .343 average 32 HR’s, 114 RBI’s
1942 Ted Williams .356 average 36 HR’s, 137 RBI’s
1937 Joe Medwick .374 average 31 HR’s, 154 RBI’s
1934 Lou Gehrig  .363 average 49 HR’s, 165 RBI’s
1933 Jimmie Foxx .356 average 48 HR’s, 163 RBI’s
1933 Chuck Klein .368 average 28 HR’s, 120 RBI’s
1925 Roger Hornsby .403 average 39 HR’s, 143 RB’sI
1922 Roger Hornsby .401 average 42 HR’s, 152 RBI’s
RBI’s were not officially a counted stat until 1920 but before that these guys did it:
1909 Ty Cobb .377 average 9 HR’s, 107 RBI’s
1901 Nap Lajoie .426 average 14 HR’s, 125 RBI’s
1887 Tip O’Neill .435 average 14 HR’s, 123 RBI’s
1878 Paul Hines .358 average 4HR’s, 50 RBI’s

Here’s couple of Triple Crown worthy numbers but didn’t win:
1969 Willie McCovey .320 average, 45 HR’s , 126 RBI’s
1972 Dick Allen .308 average 37 HR’s, 113 RBIs
1978 Jim Rice .320 average 46 HR’s, 139 RBI’s
2001 Barry Bonds  .328 average 73 HR’s 137 RBI’s
2001 Sammy Sosa .328 average 64 HR’s 160 RBI’s
2003 Albert Pujols  .359 average 43 HR’s, 124 RBI’s
2009 Albert Pujols .327 average 47 HR’s, 135 RBI’s

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