Dedicated to the Memory of AmIAnnoying.com's BruceFollow Us on Twitter
Am I Annoying.com
Search Celebrities (By Last Name)
Search Collections
 Go
Advertising
In The News
 
Voting Station
Bobby Avila
Please vote to return to collections (Voting Results will appear on Right Sidebar).
Baseball Player
    His father was a lawyer.
    During his time in the majors, he sometimes smoked a cigar after dinner before going to the movies.
    His batting was very poor during the 1954 World Series as he went 2-for-15.
    He was the AL leader in committing errors at second base twice (1952, 1954).
    He played in four different teams in his final two years of his playing career.
    He used to play soccer as a teenager.
    He kicked balls off the defender's mitt as he slid into the bases.
    He was the AL leader in triples with 11 (1952).
    He was the mayor of his hometown.
    He was an expert in bunting.
    His only World Series appearance was the third matchup between two batting champions of the 1954 season playing against each other (Avila and Willie Mays).
    He beat Ted Williams and Minnie Minoso for the AL Batting title as he was the first Mexican player to win a batting title in the majors despite having a broken thumb.

Credit: Neo NX2004


    For 2017, as of last week, Out of 3 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 1 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 11 Votes: 54.55% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 22 Votes: 54.55% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 12 Votes: 58.33% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 14 Votes: 57.14% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 17 Votes: 47.06% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 112 Votes: 62.50% Annoying
 
Annoying Collections
Site News