Tag Archives: MLB

Justin V.

“When I came into baseball, I had one goal. The Hall of Fame.” Justin Verlander Justin Verlander was the Detroit Tigers first round pick (second overall) in Baseball’s 2004 Amateur Draft. Verlander was the American League Rookie of the Year in … Continue reading

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Austin

“Anytime you can do things to help the team win, that’s what matters.”   Austin Meadows Austin Meadows, who is from Atlanta, was the Pittsburgh Pirates first round draft choice (9th overall) in Baseball’s 2013 Amateur Draft. Meadows was the … Continue reading

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JB

“I didn’t want last year’s season to define me as a player.” Josh Bell Josh Bell was taken by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the second round of Baseball’s Amateur Draft in 2011. His plan was to go to the University … Continue reading

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Robby

“Pitchers did me a favor when they knocked me down. It made me more determined.” Frank Robinson Frank Robinson is the only man to win the Most Valuable Player Award in both Major Leagues (1961 with the Cincinnati Reds; 1966 with … Continue reading

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Kyler

“Football has been my love and passion for my entire life.” Kyler Murray Kyler Murray is a great two-sport athlete from the University of Oklahoma. Murray has been an outfielder on the OU baseball team, and the Oakland Athletics drafted … Continue reading

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Erskine

“Branch Rickey was my mentor in Baseball and a strong influence in my life.” Carl Erskine Carl Erskine pitched in the Major Leagues for 12 years, all of them with the Dodgers (1948-1959). Carl’s lifetime record was 122-78 with a … Continue reading

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Greatest team in Red Sox history

“There’s no question in my mind, that this is the greatest team in Red Sox history.” Red Sox Pres. Sam Kennedy The 2018 Boston Red Sox were the best team in Baseball during the regular season and also were Baseball’s … Continue reading

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