Adam Dunn

Adam Dunn

Adam Troy Dunn (born November 9, 1979), received the nickname 'Big Donkey'and sometimes 'Biggin' by White Sox broadcaster Ken Harrelson. He is an American Major League Baseball first baseman, outfielder, and designated hitter for the Chicago White Sox. He bats left-handed and throws right-handed.

About Adam Dunn

Adam Troy Dunn (born November 9, 1979), nicknamed 'Big Donkey'and sometimes 'Biggin' by White Sox broadcaster Ken Harrelson, is an American Major League Baseball first baseman, outfielder, and designated hitter for the Chicago White Sox. He bats left-handed and throws right-handed. He is 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 m) in height and weighs 285 pounds (129 kg). On August 18, 2012, he became the 50th MLB player to hit 400 career home runs. Dunn was a standout quarterback at New Caney High School in Texas. After graduating from high school, the Cincinnati Reds drafted Dunn in the second round (50th overall) of the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft. Dunn had previously committed to play football for the University of Texas. The Reds and Dunn agreed to a deal which allowed him to play minor league baseball during the summer, and return to Austin in August to prepare for football. Dunn redshirted his freshman season and served as a backup to Major Applewhite.

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