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Tom Klein
Tom Klein

Maywood, Ill.


Baseball (1968-69)

Inducted: 1977

Voted Most Outstanding Player of the 1969 NCAA College Division World Series when he had seven hits in 13 at bats and six RBI during Illinois State's three-game series sweep for the national title ... finished career with a .349 batting average ... he played baseball professionally as a first baseman in the Baltimore Orioles organization for one season.