Shawn turned down a baseball scholarship to Stanford University.
Shawn is a member of the Jewish Sports Hall of Fame.
After hitting a homerun, Shawn gives his batting gloves to children in the stands. He started doing this while he was a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
On May 23, 2002, Shawn hit four homeruns in one game.
Shawn holds the Los Angeles Dodgers record for most homeruns in a season (2001, 49 homeruns).
Shawn is 6' 4" tall.
Shawn has been named to the All-Star Team twice, in 1999 and 2002.
Shawn's MLB Salaries:
1993 Toronto Blue Jays $109,000
1994 Toronto Blue Jays $109,000
1995 Toronto Blue Jays $130,000
1996 Toronto Blue Jays $287,500
1997 Toronto Blue Jays $500,000
1998 Toronto Blue Jays $1,475,000
1999 Toronto Blue Jays $3,125,000
2000 Los Angeles Dodgers $9,416,667
2001 Los Angeles Dodgers $12,166,667
2002 Los Angeles Dodgers $13,416,667
2003 Los Angeles Dodgers $15,666,667
2004 Los Angeles Dodgers $16,666,667
2005 Arizona Diamondbacks $8,500,000
Shawn and his wife had their honeymoon in Maui, Hawaii.
Despite Shawn's devotion to his Jewish faith, his wife is Christian.
Shawn and Lindsay were married on November 18, 2001 at the Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point California.
Shawn currently resides in Newport Beach, California.
Shawn's parents are Ira and Judy Green; he also has an older sister, Lisa.
Shawn works for several charities including Dodgers Dream Foundation, Juvenile Diabetes, Special Olympics, and Jewish Foundations, among others.
Shawn lists sushi and chicken as his favorite foods, and cookie dough ice cream as his favorite treat.
Shawn has a dog, a Japanese Chin named Izzy.
Shawn's favorite book is Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse.
Shawn has a wife named Lindsay; they have two daughters, Presley Taylor and Chandler Rose.
Shawn made a cameo in the movie The Core.
Shawn is Jewish.
Shawn made his Major League debut on September 28, 1993 with the Toronto Blue Jays.
Shawn was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 1st round (16th pick) of the 1991 MLB Amateur Draft.
Shawn bats and throws left-handed.