Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 12/12/11
Miami Marlins catcher John Buck hit only .227 with 16 home runs and 57 RBIs in his first season with the Marlins. His latest actions, however, may help atone for a forgettable first season in South Florida. The Palm Beach Post (via Yahoo's Big League Stew) details an eventful week for Buck that was highlighted by him rescuing two elderly women from an overturned car last Thursday. As Buck and his wife exited their Florida neighborhood, a shaking palm tree caught the All-Star catcher's eye. Upon further review, Buck realized that a car had hit the tree. "I pulled out...

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