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Power 100 rank: 77
Sport: MLB/Seattle Mariners—OF
Most recent notable achievement: 2009 American League Gold Glove
Earnings: $18.5 million
Key sponsors: Mizuno, Oakley
Why he's on the list: Ichiro was the first successful position player to hail from Japan. He has captured the attention of so many hometown fans that MLB has begun to play regular season games in Japan most seasons.