We use the word “hero” very easily and far too lightly. Yes, in a secondary way it can refer to someone who is admired for outstanding qualities or achievements.
For this installment of By The Numbers, I decided to examine a half-dozen of the greatest right-hander starting pitchers in the history of the game to determine the greatest right-handed hurler ever.
George Steinbrenner, “The Boss,” died in 2010, having transformed professional baseball in a distinct but enduring way.
Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Feller, the Iowa farm boy whose powerful right arm earned him the nickname “Rapid Robert” with the Cleveland Indians, has died. He was 92.