Paul Waner (3,152)

Casey StengelPaul Waner
Waner hit a single for the Boston Braves on June 19, 1942 to break into the 3,000 hits club. Waner was a German-American player named the Big Poison. He was famous for his ability to play through hangovers, but gave up drinking at the request of his manager, sending his average down 20 points...