Littlefield On Ichiro: Paying Homage To An Elder In The Outfield
At 43, Ichiro Suzuki is the oldest player to start a Major League game in center field since 1900. Is it Suzuki's love of the game that allows him to fend off Father Time or can he just not think of something else to do? Bill Littlefield pays homage to baseball's elderly center fielder.
Med School And The Major Leagues With Dr. — And Nurse — Baseball
Gail Hopkins played professional baseball for a decade while studying his way to five degrees and a career in orthopedic surgery. He says his international, multi-tasking adventure wouldn't have been possible if not for his wife, Caroline.
On Chicago's South Side, Lou Collier Tries To Stage A Baseball Comeback
By the 1970s, African-Americans made up close to 20 percent of all MLB players. That number stayed in the high teens through the early 90s. And then it dropped. Former Major Leaguer Lou Collier watched that decline and is now trying to reverse the trend.