Awards & Winners

Mark McGwire

Date of Birth 01-October-1963
Place of Birth Pomona
(Los Angeles County, California, United States of America, Area code 909)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Mark David McGwire, Big Mac, Big Red, Colossus
Profession Baseball player, Coach
Mark David McGwire, nicknamed "Big Mac", is an American former professional baseball player currently serving as hitting coach for the Los Angeles Dodgers. As a first baseman, McGwire played in Major League Baseball for the Oakland Athletics and the St. Louis Cardinals between 1986 and 2001. For his career, McGwire averaged a home run once every 10.61 at bats, the best at bats per home run ratio in baseball history. In 1987, he broke the single-season home run record for rookies, with 49. In 1998, McGwire and Sammy Sosa achieved national fame for their home run-hitting prowess in pursuit of Roger Maris' single season home run record; McGwire broke the record and hit 70 home runs that year. Barry Bonds now holds the record, after hitting 73 home runs during the 2001 season. In 2010, McGwire publicly admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs during a large portion of his career.

Awards by Mark McGwire

Check all the awards nominated and won by Mark McGwire.


Nominations 2000 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Male Athlete


Showstopper of the Year ESPY Award
(He hit his 62nd home run of the season, breaking Roger Maris's record, in a home run record chase with Sammy Sosa)
Best Male Athlete ESPY Award
Best Major League Baseball Player ESPY Award

Nominations 1999 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Male Athlete