Lou Gehrig Lou Gehrig

Loe Gehrig was the Most Valuable Player on the 1927 Yankees which has been widely hailed as the greatest team in baseball history. He was diagnosed with a rare and incurable neuromuscular disease and before a capacity crwod at Yankee stadium he spoke some of the most famous words in sports history when he said: "Fans, for the past two weeks you have been reading about a bad break I got. Yet today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth."

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