Since the earlist days of this blog (sadly, coinciding with the first days of the post-Kiesch era), I've been keeping you up to date on the doings of our former two-way star.
After a rough 2005 as an Astros farmhand and agreeing to a NRI with the Orioles before the '06 season, Brooks Kieschnick decided to call it a career. Now, the accolades can pour in, including an honor alongside Dave Winfield as part of the inaugural class of inductees at the College Baseball Hall of Fame.
Winfield is getting a bit more press, but the former Texas Longhorns star always gets plenty of attention in the Lone Star State, this time alongside his college coach, Cliff Gustafson:
I didn't think so. Congratulations, Brooks!
Tags: Houston Astros, Baltimore Orioles, Brooks Kieschnick, Robin Ventura, Bob Horner, Texas Longhorns, Will Clark, Dave Winfield, Cliff Gustafson