October 3, 2011 - 9:21am
Jon Rauch is currently a Toronto Blue Jay but before that he wore the jersey of a local high school.
Baseball insiders have noted that often times the best pitchers in the league are among the tallest players on the team’s roster. Without question that’s the case for Westport native Jon Rauch. At 6’11 Rauch stands as the tallest athlete ever in major league baseball.
November 7, 2011 - 2:45pm
The best trainers of Breeders' Cup contenters, Philadelphia Daily News columnist Dick Jerardi says, circle the Breeders' Cup date on the calendar and then plan their top horses' schedules backwards. Everything for the whole year planned to lead up to that day.
This article appeared in the November 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.