Harmon Killebrew

The Hall of Famer was one of baseball's premier home-run hitters. Known for his towering drives, Killebrew hit 573 homers in 22 seasons that included an American League pennant with the Minnesota Twins in 1965 and a most valuable player award in 1969. One manager said he could hit the ball out of any park, "including Yellowstone." He was 74. <a href="http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-harmon-killebrew-20110518,0,6642234.story"><span class="center_label">Full obituary</span></a><br>
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( File photo / March 13, 2014 )

The Hall of Famer was one of baseball's premier home-run hitters. Known for his towering drives, Killebrew hit 573 homers in 22 seasons that included an American League pennant with the Minnesota Twins in 1965 and a most valuable player award in 1969. One manager said he could hit the ball out of any park, "including Yellowstone." He was 74. Full obituary

Notable deaths of 2010

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