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Mantle, Mickey

Syllabification: Man·tle, Mickey
Pronunciation: /ˈmantl
 
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Definition of Mantle, Mickey in English:

( 1931–95), US baseball player; full name Mickey Charles Mantle. He played for the New York Yankees 1951–68. His records for most World Series runs, home runs, runs batted in, extra-base hits, walks, and total bases remain unbroken. Baseball Hall of Fame (1974).

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