Friday, 5 December 2014
#6 - Carl Everett
Back photo: N/A..
Paragraphs in wikipedia entry: 18
Wiki-facts: Lettered in football, baseball and track in high school. Has never seen a dinosaur, and also questions the validity of the moon landing. Final sentences are: "In 2011, Everett was arrested at his home in Tampa on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and tampering with a witness. Everett reportedly held a handgun to the head of his wife of 18 years". Ho boy.
How was his strike-shortened 1994?: Played in 16 games. Hit 2 home runs, but only .216 over 54 AB.
Birthday boy: Born June 3, 1971. Also born on that date was John Hodgman, the PC counterpart to the Mac in the commercials. Other baseballers born that date was Aaron Ledesma and Izzy Molina.
Ties to my Personal Collections: Played for both the Mets and Expos.
Next up: #7 - Cliff Floyd