Five Quick Reasons Dick Allen Belongs in the Hall of Fame

(First in a Series)

  • Career Slugging Average of .534 is tied for 34th all-time among retired players
  • Once hit two inside-the park home runs in the same game (July 31, 1972)
  • 7-time All-Star (1965-1967, 1970 & 1972-1974)
  • Six 30-Home Run Seasons (1966, 1968-1970, 1972 & 1974)
  • “…based upon the record of batsmen without the benefit of PEDs, Dick Allen is the single mightiest hitter that Major League Baseball has produced in the last half century.” — Bill Jenkinson, Baseball Historian
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