Samuel Peralta Sosa (born November 12, 1968) is a Dominican American former professional baseball right fielder of Haitian descent. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for 19 seasons, primarily with the Chicago Cubs. After playing for the Texas Rangers and Chicago White Sox, Sosa joined the Cubs in 1992 and became regarded as one of the game's best hitters. Sosa hit his 400th home run in his 1,354th game and his 5,273rd at-bat, reaching this milestone quicker than any player in National League history. He is one of nine players in MLB history to hit 600 career home runs.
|Full name at birth||
Samuel Peralta Sosa
|Claim to fame||
Chicago Cubs all star
|Date of birth||
12 November 1968
|Place of birth||
San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, D.R.
Former Major League Baseball Player
6' (183 cm)
165 lbs (74.8 kg)
San Pedro de Marcoris (San Pedro de Marcoris, DO)
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