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Adam Greenberg action figure for sale on eBay

Have you tired of the Adam Greenberg story yet? I know I haven't.And if you're like me and can't wait to get your hands on the 2013 Topps trading card with his likeness on're in luck. Dude's "One At Bat" with the Miami Marlins has been immortalized with its own McFarlane sports figure.Well, almost.It seems that one enterprising individual took the time to create an custom...
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October 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Adam Greenberg swore by deer antler velvet during his recovery

By now many of you have heard the story of Adam Greenberg, the former Major League baseball player whose career was cut short after he was drilled in the head with a fastball during his first MLB at-bat. Greenberg’s road to recovery has been long and challenging. Aside from the one memorable at-bat the Marlins gave him on Tuesday night, he has been unable to achieve his goal of returning...
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October 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Adam Greenberg gets second chance

Adam Greenberg’s last appearance on the baseball field was over seven years ago. As you probably have heard, Greenberg was hit in the head with a 92 mph fastball during his and only pitch of his MLB career. Greenberg was given a second chance by the Miami Marlins, who gave him a one day contract and guaranteed at bat. Greenberg faced R.A. Dickey on Tuesday night and struck out in...
Via Diehardsport
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Adam Greenberg signed by Marlins

The Miami Marlins were locked and loaded coming into 2012. They had a new name, a new stadium, some new, big name players and high hopes.With less than a week to play, and a lock on the worst record in the National League East, they've had just that one story to tell.Until now.More than seven years after he was hit in the head by Valerio de los Santos fastball, Adam Greenberg is...
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September 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Adam Greenberg Wants One At Bat

All former big league outfielder Adam Greenberg wants is one more big league at bat.That's all...just one.You remember Greenberg, right?  Sure you do.  He's the cat who, in July 2005, was called up by the Chicago Cubs and, in his first (and only) at plate appearance, was hit by a Valerio de los Santos fastball.Yeah, that's it.  One pitch and his Major League career was over.  Matter...
Via Hall of Very Good
September 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Adam Greenberg’s “One At Bat”

Over the last week or so, several people have hit me up on Twitter asking me to help promote, a social campaign to get the Chicago Cubs to sign Adam Greenberg and give him a chance to hit in the big leagues in September. The story is certainly moving. You may remember that Greenberg got hit in the head on the first pitch of his Major League career, but may not know...
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

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