One of baseball’s best defensive center fielders of all time Paul Blair died of a heart attack while bowling last night in Baltimore. Blair was an eight time gold glove winning center fielder for the Baltimore Orioles and one
Did the outgoing personality of Yunel Escobar and quiet sometimes cold personality of James Loney cost them Gold Gloves?
The finalist for the Rawlings Gold Glove Award were announced on Friday morning and the winners will be announced tonight at 8 p.m. on ESPN2. The Rays, known for their spectacular defense, had a finalist at each infield position.
Pittsburgh center fielder and San Diego third baseman Chase Headley are among nine players who have won Gold Gloves for the first time.