Willie Mays – Again

The Associated Press issued a wire photo to its subscribers on May 24, 1951 that serves to introduce today’s featured player. It shows a very young Willie Mays at a pivotal moment in his career.┬áThe slugging outfielder, who had been playing for the Minneapolis Millers, a top minor-league team, had

A Baseball Fan’s Super Bowl Sunday

I’m a baseball guy to the core, so the fact that today was Super Bowl XLVI held no real significance to me. But what to do on a day when everyone is inside watching football? Why, go out, of course. I hopped a cross-town bus and headed for the Marina