Steve Garvey

A 10-time All Star, Garvey won the National League MVP award in 1974 and was one of the biggest stars in baseball throughout most of the 1970’s and 80’s. A career .294 hitter, Garvey slugged 272 home runs and drove in 1,308 runs during a 19-year career that saw him play for just two teams, […]

Doug Rader

A five-time Gold Glove winner, Rader played 11 years in the major leagues, posting a .251 batting average and hitting 155 home runs along the way. He arrived with the Houston Astros in 1967 and stayed with the team until he was dealt to San Diego in 1975. Nicknamed the Red Rooster because of his […]

Merv Rettenmund

Rettenmund played for 13 seasons in the majors, coming up with the Baltimore Orioles in 1968 and finishing with the California Angels in 1980. He finished 19th in the 1971 MVP vote while playing for Baltimore. Appearing in a career-high 141 games, Rettenmund hit .318 that year with 11 home runs, 75 RBI and 81 […]