The Splendid Splinter - Ted Williams
Red Sox Hall of Famer Ted "The Splendid Splinter" Williams is considered by many to be the greatest hitter of all time. He is the last hitter to finish a season with a batting average over .400 ( in 1941 ). Awards: Hall of Fame, All-Star ( 19x ), AL MVP ( 2x ), AL Batting Champion ( 6x ). “All I want out of life is that when I walk down the street folks will say, ‘There goes the greatest hitter that ever lived,’” - Ted Williams.