Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 10/27/14
For Terry Steinbach, playing baseball didn't end when he retired from the major leagues in 1999. The former Minnesota Twins catcher and New Ulm native continued to play the game he loved for more than a decade. It began with town ball for several years, and eventually Steinbach joined a league in Minnesota designed for players 35 years and older. Now 50, however, Steinbach has finally chosen to hang up the cleats and catcher's gear, 26 years after he broke into the majors with Oakland."I'm getting too old," Steinbach said.In reality, there are players in the Minnesota Senior Men's Amateur Baseball Association older than the 50-year-old Steinbach. As he noted, however, none of them spent 14 years as a major league catcher. "I think I've got more miles on than those guys," he said.But his post-MLB career, however, was one filled with many good memories for Steinbach. After playing town ball, he joined the Searles Bullheads in 2005, thanks to the urging of his older brothers Tom and T...
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