OF Fantasy Draft

Last, but certainly not least, the Mitchell & Ness fantasy baseball team needs an outfield. Who are your top 3 outfielders in MLB history? Remember your selections must have retired before 2000.


Hank Aaron

Mickey Mantle

Ted Williams

Frank Robinson

Roberto Clemente

Willie Mays

Joe DiMaggio

Richie Ashburn

Stan Musial

Reggie Jackson

March 31, 2011 | E-mail | Comments (0) | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

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Rest in Peace, Richie Ashburn

On September 9, 1997 Philadelphia Phillies legend Richie Ashburn passed away at the age of 70.  Ashburn was commonly referred to, and still is, as Whitey due to his blazing blonde hair.  He was also known for his blazing speed, both on the base paths and in his center field position. Twelve of his fifteen seasons were played in a Phillies uniform.  He was a six-time all star with a career batting average of .308, 2,574 hits and 586 RBIs.  Ashburn's #1 was retired by the Phillies in 1979, he was elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1995. 

We could not think of a better way to honor Whitey, than by playing a video to his tribute narrarated by none other than his best friend, and fellow Philadelphia legend, Harry Kalas.


September 9, 2010 | E-mail | Comments (0) | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

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