Re: Birthdays: 12/16
Originally Posted by chicoruiz
Adolfo Phillips turns 71 today. He was the first player to strike out in nine consecutive at bats. Five others have done it since, including our own Eric Davis.
The Drew Stubbs of his day. A couple decent power/speed years to begin his career (better than Drew) and faded away by the time he was 30.
"All I can tell them is pick a good one and sock it." --BABE RUTH
Having better players makes "the right time" or "the big hit" happen a lot more often. PLUS PLUS