Obituary: Dwight Siebler (1937-2021)

RIP to Dwight Siebler, who pitched for several years with the Twins after achieving a baseball milestone at the University of Nebraska. He died on June 16 in Omaha at the age of 83. Siebler pitched for the Minnesota Twins from 1963-67. Dwight Leroy Siebler was born in Columbus, Neb., on August 5, 1937. He … Continue reading Obituary: Dwight Siebler (1937-2021)

Obituary: Jim “Mudcat” Grant (1935-2021)

RIP to All-Star pitcher Mudcat Grant, the first African-American to win 20 games in the American League. According to the Cleveland Indians, Grant died peacefully in Los Angeles on June 11. He was 85 years old. Over his long life, Grant involved himself in a number of off-the-field activities, including announcing, charity work, writing and … Continue reading Obituary: Jim “Mudcat” Grant (1935-2021)