Found August 09, 2013 on Fangraphs:
PLAYERS: Dave Parker
Not everyone liked Dave Parker. Certainly the fans who threw things at him in the Pittsburgh outfield, slashed the roof of his convertible and even threatened his life could be counted in this camp. Pundits who may have poured cold water on Parker’s Hall of Fame candidacy thanks to his involvemen...

Former slugger Dave Parker coping with Parkinson's

Seven-time major league All-Star Dave Parker is dealing with Parkinson's disease. Parker told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he was diagnosed with the disease in February 2012. Parker's condition was first reported by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Parkinson's is a progressive disorder that gradually takes a toll on the nervous system. The 62-year-old Parker...
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