9/8 Colvin receives Heart & Hustle award
Cubs outfielder Tyler Colvin Wednesday was presented the “Heart and Hustle Award,” presented by the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association. Former Cubs catcher Randy HUndley made the presentation. The award is given to players “who demonstrate a passion for the game of baseball and best embody the values, spirit, and tradition of the game.” The final winner will be announced Nov. 5. Previous overall winners include David Eckstein (2005), Craig Biggio (2006, 2007), Grady Sizemore (2008), and Albert Pujols (2009).
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