Don August

August pitched for four seasons for the Milwaukee Brewers, from 1988-1991. In 88 games he posted a 34-30 record with a 4.64 ERA. His best year was his rookie season as he went 13-7 with a 3.09 ERA and finished fourth in the American League Rookie of the Year vote. He won 12 games inContinue reading “Don August”

Jeff Ballard

Ballard pitched for seven years in the big leagues, posting a 41-53 record with a 4.71 ERA in 197 games. He broke in with the Baltimore Orioles in 1987 and immediately became part of the team’s rotation. He enjoyed the best season of his career in 1989, going 18-8 with a 3.43 ERA in 215Continue reading “Jeff Ballard”

Joe Morgan

Better known as the manager of the Boston Red Sox, Morgan played for parts of four years in the majors, hitting .193 in 88 games with two home runs. He came up with the Kansas City A’s and the Milwaukee Braves in 1959, then was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies for Alvin Dark in 1960.Continue reading “Joe Morgan”