Former All-Star second baseman Eric Young will officially retire as a member of the Colorado Rockies next week. Young played for the Rockies from 1993 to '97, and hit the first major league home run in Denver at the old Mile High Stadium in April 1993. He currently works as an analyst on ESPN's "Baseball Tonight" . . .Next up: Greg Harris. No, the other one.
. . . Young will be honored with a pregame ceremony before the Rockies play the Dodgers on September 12th.
Wednesday, September 3, 2008
Great Moments in Randomness
It left a very bad taste in everyone's mouth when his career ended the way that it did, but finally, a grievous wrong is about to be righted. History is about to be set back on its proper course. Eric Young is going to retire as a Colorado Rocky: