We all know Chris Webber is one of our favorites here at The Starting Five, so I wanted to give you a brief explanation why. Webb gives back. We all go through things when we are in our twenties, but he still took the time out to establish the Chris Webber Foundation with solid support from his family. I’ve met his parents and I have to tell you they are amazing people. His Dad is like every father should be: strong, supportive, funny, experienced and hard working. His Mother is what society’s vision of a mother is not, but should be: very intelligent, reticent in public until respectfully addressed, while definitely being infallible to anything seeking to tear her family down.
Three Hall of Fame Players Traded On the Same Day: Ken Griffey Jr. Traded To Chicago White Sox; Manny Ramirez Traded To Los Angeles Dodgers; Pudge Rodriguez Traded To New York YankeesPosted in Blogroll on July 31st, 2008 by Michael Tillery
The sweetest swing ever heads back to the American League(?)
I didn’t want to post this yet until the trade was finalized (players to be named as well), but if Junior accepts the trade (he had questions, but has since agreed) he’ll get his wish and play for a contender.