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Hank Greenberg Towers Over His Tigers Teammates 81 Yrs Ago At Spring Training - March 7, 1934 ~ (Wire Tag) “These members of the Detroit Tigers club were photographed at Lakeland, Fla., where they are in training preparatory to the beginning of the spring baseball season. Left to right (front): infielder Charles Gehringer; William Rogell, infielder; and Gerald Walker, outfielder. In the rear is Henry Greenberg, the big first baseman. Greenberg is 6 feet 4 inches tall.” Courtesy of BSmile.

1937 AL all stars; Lou Gehrig, Joe Cronin, Bill Dickey, Joe DiMaggio, Charlie Gehringer, Jimmie Foxx and -- towering above all -- Hank Greenberg

Ted Williams, Eddie Pellagrini, John F. Kennedy, and Hank Greenberg talk baseball prior to a Red Sox game at Fenway Park in 1946. The 29-year-old Kennedy was campaigning for a congressional seat. (AP)

Roberto Clemente, Willie Mays & Hank Aaron Prior to 1947 these greats wouldn't have been allowed to play the game. Thanks Jackie Robinson and Branch Rickie