The year of 2021 has not been great for professional athletes. It seems like more athletes have passed away in 2021 than ever before in previous years. It doesn’t matter whether it’s the NFL, NHL, MLB or NBA, it seems like a couple times a week if not more there is a notice of an athlete passing away.
Tragedy most recently struck the New York Yankees when it was announced that former pitcher Dick Tidrow, and longtime member of the San Francisco Giants’ front office, has died. He was 74.
The Giants organization had the following to say on Tidrow’s passing:
In other New York Yankees need, ace pitcher Gerrit Coke recently commented on Clint Frazier and what a great player he is. Check out what he had to say on Frazier below.