50 States, 50 Greats: The Greatest Athlete Of All-Time From Every State

North Dakota – Roger Maris – MLB



Maris won two World Series Championships with the New York Yankees and held the record for most home runs in a season (61) for 37 years. The 2-time MVP and 7-time All-Star had his No. 9 jersey retired by the Yankees, and is remembered as one of the best power hitters in MLB history.
 
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