Ryan appeared on the topps 2k7 baseball card packs.
Ryan's nicknames are "Powered Howard" and "Rhino" (a nickname he shares with former Chicago Cubs second-baseman Ryne Sandberg) by Philadelphia fans.
Howard set the record for 2nd year home runs with 58, shattering the old record of 52.
Howard won the 2006 National League Hank Aaron award.
In 2006 with 58 home runs, Ryan shattered the Phillies single season home run record. The previous record was held by Mike Schmidt with 48.
Howard is 6'3" and weighs 250 pounds.
Howard's jersey number is 6.
Ryan usually is available to sign autographs before batting practice during home games.
Howard was the Philies' 5th round draft pick in 2001.
Ryan won the 2006 home run derby.
In 2006, he carried the Phillies through August, smacking 14 homers and batting over 400.
Ryan played in the 2006 All-Star game.
He smacked 58 homers in 2006 to lead the majors.
He plays first base.
Howard got his chance to play after Jim Thome was put on the DL in 2005.
Ryan Howard: MVP? No, it's much more important that we make the playoffs.