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Baseball Hall of Fame

Frank Thomas won the AL MVP Award in 1993 and '94. (AP)

Few could damage a pitch like 'Big Hurt'

The nickname "Big Hurt" just seemed to fit alongside Frank Thomas' massive frame, right from the start of his 19-year career with the White Sox, A's and Blue Jays that included two American League Most Valuable Player Awards, an AL batting title and 521 home runs. More »

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