Jimmie Foxx played 20 major league seasons in MLB and put together an amazing career. Normally first basemen are known for their power and ability to drive in runs. Foxx certainly could do that, as evidenced by his 534 home runs and 1,922 RBIs. The aspect that isnt usually attributed to first basemen is the ability to hit for average. Foxx finished his career with a .325 average. He also won three MVP awards and two World Series titles.