Long time: Beltre, Colon only in MLB with 20-plus seasons
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) Adrian Beltre is long past going to spring training trying to make the team. The five-time Gold Glove third baseman with more than 3,000 career hits is quite a rarity.
Going into his 21st big-league season, Beltre is one of only two current players who have played at least 20 MLB seasons.The other is his new teammate with the Texas Rangers, 44-year-old pitcher Bartolo Colon.Article continues below ...”One, they’re extremely durable,” San Diego Padres pitcher Clayton Richard said. ”And two, they have to be super talented, because to have that long of a career,...
Read more news from FoxSports