15. Thurman Munson

Active: 1969-1979
Teams: Yankees

WORLD CHAMPCANNON
Catchers are kinda badass by nature, but this one was particularly so. A teammate's teammate and a player's player, the 7-time All-Star was the first Yankee captain since Lou Gehrig, and the leader of the team's late '70s mini-dynasty. Unafraid to give (and take) hits behind the plate, Munson is one of the most beloved players in baseball history.

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