Friday, March 27, 2020

#165 Lenny Dykstra

NAILS : as in "tough as"
Third or fourth use of a nickname in this set.

Dykstra's book House of Nails made it to #11 on the New York Times nonfiction best-seller list for July 17, 2016.

Batting average .285
Home runs 81
Runs batted in 404

New York Mets (1985–1989)
Philadelphia Phillies (1989–1996)

3× All-Star (1990, 1994, 1995)
World Series champion (1986)
Silver Slugger Award (1993)

1 comment:

  1. He was a solid player... but he seemed like kind of a jerk with his off the field shenanigans. Although who knows... maybe he's turned things around.