Monday, June 10, 2013
The average height for an American male is 5'9''. The average baseball player is around 6'0'' and football players are only slightly taller. Basketball players are typically around 6'6''.
But in every sport, there are those who become exceptions to the norm.
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, here is a list of 15 athletes from baseball, basketball and football who have overcome their short statures and attained fame at the professional level.