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'Tomorrow's always a new day'

Landon Powell presses on despite infant daughter's death, personal setbacks

Updated: May 14, 2013, 7:57 PM ET
By Steve Marantz | Special to ESPN.com

What are the odds of a life like Landon Powell's -- one as gifted, exciting, discouraging, tragic and blessed? It's only natural to wonder, since Powell is a catcher for the Las Vegas 51s in the Triple-A Pacific Coast League. Nobody would have bet on it, especially his wife.

"I never thought I would have two kids and live a block from the [Las Vegas] Strip," says Allyson Powell.

Landon Powell, 31, is on the far side of a career that once took him to the major leagues, for three seasons, ...

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