The Human Vacuum Cleaner, Mr. Impossible, and the 1964 MVP are just three monikers third baseman Brooks Robinson might call himself. For the longest time I was always made to believe that Robinson only made the Hall of Fame because of what he did with his glove. 494 more words
At times, when there is greatness among us it goes unnoticed. Other times, it stirs a debate that long out lives the subject matter. Brooks Robinson certainly falls into that latter category. 654 more words
Brooks Robinson of the Baltimore Orioles won the World Series MVP hitting .429 and played his usual jaw-dropping stellar defense. Not only did he win the Series MVP, he was also the year’s All-Star game MVP and the American League MVP. Not to shabby….
Since 1957 Major League Baseball has awarded the best fielders at each position and in both leagues with a Gold Glove Award. In this time many men have won the honor of being named the best fielder at their respective position. 632 more words