Mike Schmidt, a Hall of Fame third baseman who helped lure Allen out of retirement to return to Philadelphia for a second stint with the team in 1975, was among the former players who attended the ceremony. They wore masks and sat several feet apart during the coronavirus pandemic that shortened the major league season to 60 games. The Phillies planned to honor Allen again in 2021 with fans in attendance.
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The first belongs to Jonathan Sanchez, who fired the Giants first no-hitter in 33 years blanking the San Diego Padres 8-0 in 2009. Most notably, Sanchez's father, Sigfredo, was in attendance to see his son start for the first time.
Aaron, 86, joined former United Nations ambassador Andrew Young and former U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Louis Sullivan, among others, at the Morehouse School of Medicine health clinic in Atlanta on Tuesday to receive the first of two doses of the coronavirus vaccine. Minnesota Twins Face Coverings
Estevan Florial is on the 40-man roster, but played in just one MLB game last year.
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As far as the 32-year-old Paxton, he missed a large chunk of the 2020 season due to a flexor strain in his left forearm. His 2019 was also interrupted by injury, when he dealt with a knee issue and a back injury that required surgery.
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Romo's former club surely appreciated the opportunity to reminisce, responding back to the closer with his signature catch phrase. Colorado Rockies Face Coverings