In one of the most eloquent photographs ever made of a great athlete in decline, Yankee star Mickey Mantle flings his batting helmet away in disgust after another terrible at-bat near the end of his storied, injury-plagued career.
Mickey Mantle - One of the greatest baseball players of all times. New York Yankees slugger. Entered into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Also known as "The Mick". "All I ever wanted to be was a good teamate.