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Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Don Welke: Wise man with a young heart

By ESPNDallas.com Staff

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- If you come to spring training and spend some time on the back fields, there's a good chance you'll run into Don Welke.

He has the title of Senior Special Assistant to the GM, scouting and is an important voice in the baseball operations room when decisions are made. Welke, 68, says he feels 28 and he fits in with a young staff.

Click here to read Richard Durrett's story about Welke and the role he's played as a member of the staff and bringing certain players to Texas.