Mantle is 16th all time in home runs per at-bats. He won the MVP Award three times, came in second three times and came within nine votes of winning five times.
Mantle won the Triple Crown in 1956, when he led the major leagues in batting average, home runs and RBI. He was a 16-time All-Star. Mantle played in 12 World Series, including seven championships, and he holds World Series records for the most home runs, RBI, extra-base hits, runs, walks and total bases.
He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974 and elected to the Major League Baseball All-Century Team in 1999.