Marco Gonzales' American Pastime
When it's useful, Marco Gonzales has no problem embracing the underdog persona.
By baseball standards, he's small for a pitcher, a self-made hitter, not blessed with great speed. He was, by his own evaluation, a below-the-radar college recruit, so his remarkable achievements in two years at Gonzaga are outsized by comparison.
Former Bulldog Mike Redmond Introduced As Miami Marlins Manager
At his introductory news conference Friday, new Miami Marlins manager Mike Redmond engaged in the traditional ritual of donning the team jersey for photos, then sat down at a microphone and announced he would keep his shirt on while taking questions.