Note: Dummy Hoy has a documentary in his honor, titled “I Can See The Crowd Roar.”
I voted Clemente, but if someone were to do a Doc Gooden biopic in a form similar to that of the one-man tour de force put on by Tom Hardy in Bronson, I would pay serious money to see it come to fruition.
ARLIE LATHAM FACTS
-Nicknames: The Dude, The Hustler from Hustletown, The Freshest Man on Earth
-Committed a lifetime 822 errors at 3B, over 200 more than the second-worst 3B
-Briefly left baseball to pursue an acting career
-At 49, still the oldest player to ever steal a base
-Described by Fred Snodgrass as “probably the worst third-base coach who ever lived.”