Le Grande Orange

Podcast Highlights

Only one player in the history of Major League Baseball has collected more than 500 hits for 4 different teams. The teams are the Astros, Expos, Mets, and Tigers, and the player’s name is Rusty Staub. Rusty led the league in home runs and RBIs for some years, and it was often said he led the league in idiosyncrasy. He was an interesting character and his New Orleanian roots showed through his persona. He was sociable, skilled in French, and even operated a Cajun restaurant in New York.