Who are these Elks #4

Who are these Elks & which one of them was initiated in what was possibly the largest attended lodge initiation of all time? — Hint — it happened at home plate in Yankee Stadium.

ANew Picture (45) — Bobby Jones —

  • Lawyer and amateur golfer — winner of 13 major tournaments — member hall of fame
  • winner of the “grand slam” in 1930 (US & British Opens & Amateur Championships)
  • Co-founder and designer of Augusta National and founder of the Masters

BNew Picture (47) — Babe Ruth —

  • held the major league record for home runs (714), RBIs and several other
  • hall of fame member — part of original group of inductees in 1936
  • initiated into the Elks at home plate in Yankee Stadium in 1928

 

CNew Picture (48) — Mickey Mantle —

  • considered the best switch hitter of all time — 20 time all star
  • 3 MVPs — 4 time home run leader — 7 time world champion
  • major league all century team — hall of fame

DNew Picture (46) — Whitey Ford —

  • 10 time all star — 6 time world series champion — series MVP
  • Cy Young award winner — hall of fame
  • Korean War veteran

E New Picture (50) — Casey Stengel —

  • 8 world series championships —
  • member hall of fame
  • all time major league all star

FNew Picture (44) — Vince Lombardi

  • 6 NFL championships
  • 2 super bowls — hall of fame member
  • considered by many best coach of all time — super bowl trophy named for him

GNew Picture (49) — Honus Wagner

  • 8 time batting champion — 5 time RBI leader — 5 time steals leader
  • hall of fame member
  • member all century team — member of all time all star team
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