Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Ryan Howard Home Run 3/28
One of the best home run hitters in Major League Baseball today is Ryan Howard. He is a six foot four inch, 255 pound first baseman on the Philadelphia Phillies. The Phillies found a diamond in the rough when they drafted Ryan Howard in 2001’s fifth round. He made his major league debut in the 2004 season. He has 222 home runs and 750 hits in his career. Ryan Howard was named the National League Rookie of the Year in 2005 and National League MVP in 2006. He also won the home run derby in 2006. In 2008, he helped the Phillies win the World Series. Ryan Howard is also active outside of baseball. He has endorsements with Subway, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and Fathead. Ryan Howard has a bright future playing baseball in Philadelphia. Check out the Ryan Howard highlight in the video posted above.