: Matthew Leach
Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
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His name is not only in Baseball America, it's in the record books for a mark that
may one day be tied but is unlikely to ever be broken. On September 7, 1993,
Whiten became the 12th player in major league history to hit four home runs in a
game. Three have equaled the feat since, bringing the total to 15. He also drove
in 12 runs in the game, tying him with “Sunny" Jim Bottomley for the all-time
record. Whiten was always a hard hitter
, a big guy who could rip a ball a mile
when he got ...