Ted Williams

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Noun1.Ted Williams - United States baseball player noted as a hitter (1918-2002)Ted Williams - United States baseball player noted as a hitter (1918-2002)
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This book, while repetitious at times, excels in providing nuance and detail of the personal flaws behind the public athleticism that made Williams arguably the greatest hitter who ever lived.
Ted Williams began his autobiography by saying that when he was a kid, his only ambition was to have people say, as he walked down the street, "There goes the greatest hitter who ever lived.
Most Knowledgeable Hitter: Ted Williams once said his goal in life was "to walk down the street and have people say, 'There goes the greatest hitter who ever lived.
But all anyone wanted to talk about was the classic showdown between the man some consider the greatest closer in the history of the game and the man who arguably is the greatest hitter who ever lived.
And when Ted Williams died, I mourned privately by rereading John Updike's eulogy for the greatest hitter who ever lived.