Book, with Frank Pace and Armen Keteyian
- "Rod Carew's Hit to Win: Batting Tips and Techniques from a Baseball Hall of Famer". Minneapolis, MN: MVP Books. ISBN-10: 0760342660; ISBN-13: 9780760342664
1 Interview |
2 Articles |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
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Did You Know?
There is a special sensation in getting good wood on the ball and driving a double down the left-field line as the crowd in the ballpark rises to its feet and cheers. But, I also remember how much fun I had as a skinny barefoot kid hitting a tennis ball with a broomstick on a quiet, dusty street in Panama.
The youngest of Carew's three daughters from his first marriage, Michelle, was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia in September 1995. Because of her heritage (Carew is West Indian and Panamanian; his ex-wife is Russian-Jewish), a matching donor could not be found. Michelle died on April 17, 1996, age 18, 6 weeks after an umbilical cord blood transplant was performed in an attempt to save her ...