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2015 Ig Nobel Awards
2007 Ig Nobel Prize winner Dan Meyer swallows a sword on stage during the 2015 Ig Nobel Prize ceremony at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts on September 17, 2015. The prizes which are awarded by the Annals of Improbable Research are intended to celebrate the unusual, honor the imaginative and spur people's interest in science, medicine, and technology. Photo by Matthew Healey/ UPI
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Daniel Thomas Meyer (born August 3, 1952 in Hamilton, Ohio) is a former Major League Baseball player. He played as a first baseman, outfielder and third baseman for the Detroit Tigers (1974-76), Seattle Mariners (1977-81) and Oakland Athletics (1982-85).

Meyer led the American League in at bats per strikeout (18.8) in 1975. He is the Seattle Mariners' career leader in at bats per strikeout (12.8).

In twelve seasons Meyer played in 1,118 games, had 3,734 at bats, 411 runs, 944 hits, 153 doubles, 31 triples, 86 home runs, 459 RBI, 61 stolen bases, 219 walks, .253 batting average, .293 on base percentage, .379 slugging average, 1,417 total bases, 29 sacrifice hits, 35 sacrifice flies and 32 intentional walks.

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