Maury Wills GWRBI 66 All-Star Game AP

Maury Wills has died, a speedy shortstop who helped the Los Angeles Dodgers win three World Series with his base-stealing. With his speed and savvy, he could intimidate pitchers, who knew he was a threat every time he got on base. In 14 years he batted .281 with 2,134 hits and 586 stolen bases in 1,942 games. In 1962, his best year, he broke Ty Cobb’s decades-old record for steals with over 100 – and hit the game winning RBI, above, at the All-Star game in his hometown of Washington, D.C. That trip he stayed with his family in the old neighborhood, not the team hotel. (AP)

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