by Mizuno USA on May 27, 2011
Babe Ruth did it last in 1921 and Wilson Valdez from the Phillies just matched him on May 25th, 2011. Wilson, started the game playing second base for the Phillies…but in the 19th inning, he stepped up to the pitchers’ mound to earn a win. Not only did Valdez get the win, he closed out the 19th inning by getting the Reds' Nos. 3-6 hitters out in 10 pitches. Valdez had not pitched since a 2002 backyard game he played in the Dominican Republic. Wilson is outfitted in Mizuno cleats, wristban...
by Mizuno USA on May 25, 2011
Matt Cain was recently interviewed by Craig Calcaterra from NBC Sports.com. Cain talked about the 2011 San Francisco Giants, and the bulls eye that is on their team after winning the 2010 World Series. He also referenced his relationship with Mizuno, and how he has played with our ball gloves and baseball equipment throughout his playing career, going back to when he was a little kid. Here is a link to the interview:
by Mizuno USA on May 23, 2011
Mizuno MLB Ambassador of the Week
Matt Harrison - Texas Rangers
The defending American League Champion Texas Rangers are maintaining their slim lead in the West Division standings, as the team tries to get healthy. On Sunday, Texas was looking for a "stopper", after dropping three straight, and Mizuno Brand Ambassador Matt Harrison gave the club just what they needed. Following up a strong outing against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday (thr...