In 1969, the Baseball Writers' Association voted for the greatest first baseman of all time. Who won?
Derek Sanderson Jeter
Henry Louis Gehrig
George Herman Ruth Jr
Joseph Paul DiMaggio
Gehrig was renowned for his prowess as a hitter and for his durability, which earned him his nickname "The Iron Horse." He was an All-Star seven consecutive time a Triple Crown winner once. Gehrig died of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)