Monday, October 8, 2012

#21 Tim Salmon

a: application of the mental faculties to the acquisition of knowledge 
b: such application in a particular field or to a specific subject 

Like baseball.

Originally drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 18th round of the 1986 amateur draft, but did not sign.

1993 American League ROY.

Record for most career home runs without ever making an All-Star team. 

Nicknamed Tim "Sock-Eyed" Salmon by Chris Berman.

First player ever to get a hit off Mariano Rivera.

Was a California, Anaheim, and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Angel.

1 comment:

  1. I still contend those are the best unis the Angels ever wore.