Top Five Athletes that were the Best in Two Sports

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Jack of all trades, master of them all...
/ August 31, 2016

Tim Tebow tries out today for minor league baseball where about 12-15 scouts may be watching him. How many other athletes played on two (or maybe more) professional teams?

#1 Deion Sanders

Deion Sanders
Deion Sanders

Who can forget that he played for 9 years for Major League Baseball and apparently is the ONLY person, to play in both the Super Bowl and the World Series? Oh, and by the way, he also ran track. Wow!

#2 Babe Zaharias

Babe Zaharias
Babe Zaharias

Her success came in the Olympics in 1932 in track and field. She had major success in gold as she won 10 LPGA championships! Oh yeah, she dabbled in All-American Basketball and was pretty great at that too!

#3 Danny Ainge

Danny Ainge
Danny Ainge

Part of the great Celtics in the 80s and played baseball for the Toronto Blue Jays from 1979 to 1981. He transitioned to a lucrative executive job in the later years. Amazingly done!

#4 Jim Brown

Jim Brown
Jim Brown

Probably known as the greatest running back in all NFL history he was also a master at lacrosse! Who knew? He played lacrosse while he was at Syracuse and played football and basketball in college as well.

#5 Bo Jackson

Bo Jackson
Bo Jackson

All-star in both football and baseball. He was the total example of extreme talent in two sports!BaDanny