Giolito’s youth coach was Dave Winfield

If only we all could have been coached by a Hall of Famer Lucas Giolito has surely got some stories to tell. The first pitcher to throw a no-hitter this season, has one of the most interesting backgrounds among big league players. His parents are both actors with...

MLB players selected in the NFL draft

7 PHOTOS9:42 a.m. CDT Apr. 23, 2020Dave Winfield: Minnesota Vikings (1972, 17th round)RICHARD DERK, USA TODAY SPORTS Kirk Gibson: St. Louis Cardinals (1979, 7th round)RUSTY KENNEDY, AP  D.J. Dozier: Minnesota Vikings (1987, 1st round)BARRY COLLA NEW YORK METS...

Black History Month

MLBPA (@MLB_PLAYERS)2/25/20, 3:24 PMDave Winfield, a multi-sport athlete at the University of Minnesota, focused on baseball in 1973 and never looked back. He began his pro career in a Padres’ uniform and never spent a day in the minors. He finished with 3,110...