Gary Sheffield
Gary Sheffield  #10  LF
Player Transaction History
April 03, 2009Signed as free agent
March 31, 2009Released from Detroit Tigers
May 27, 2008Placed on 15-day DL (placed on 15-day DL)
Drafted: Year: 1986 Round: 1 Pick: 6
ESPN Content

Shandler: Which of this year's HOF candidates are worthy strictly from a stats perspective?

Ron Shandler, (January 05, 2016)
Ron Shandler evaluated this year's Cooperstown contenders using a Rotisserie earnings metric and found that Tim Raines fared well, while Edgar Martinez, Lee Smith and Alan Trammell fell short.

The night Mike Piazza became a Hall of Famer

Ian O'Connor, (January 05, 2016)
With one swing in New York City's first major sporting event after 9/11, Mike Piazza proved how much a simple ballgame can mean to people who need far more than a distraction.

Little League World Series history lesson -- 15 fun facts

Thomas Neumann, (August 27, 2015)
Think you know Williamsport? Here are 15 fun facts about the Little League World Series, which will determine its 2015 champion this weekend.


A-Rod spans the decades (July 28, 2015)
With a HR Monday on his 40th birthday, Alex Rodriguez is the 4th player in major league history to hit a home run as a teenager and in his 40's, joini...

The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz: Bomani Jones, Michael Irvin & Gary Sheffield

(March 04, 2015)
Dan, Stu & Bomani Jones on the Duke assault allegations, J.J. Watt's log cabin and are joined by Gary Sheffield on A-Rod and Michael Irvin on Dez Brya...

Who had the worst defensive season ever?

David Schoenfield, SweetSpot (January 15, 2015)
Buster Olney ranked his top 10 team defenses in his blog post Thursday, which got me thinking about bad defense. I checked for ...

The Dan Le Batard Show: Knicks, Packers & Jay Pharoah & Gary Sheffield

(January 09, 2015)
Dan & Stugotz on the Knicks, Aaron Rodgers injury, why fans hold grudges and are joined by SNL comedian Jay Pharoah and new Hall of Famer Gary Sheffie...

Ranking this year's Hall of Fame candidates

David Schoenfield, SweetSpot (January 06, 2015)
I don't have a Hall of Fame vote since I've been a BBWAA member for only one year. Will there even be a Hall of Fame in nine years when I'll be eligib...


(January 06, 2015)
Of the 21 500-HR club members eligible for the Hall of Fame, 12 were elected in their first year on the ballot, four were elected later and four, inc...

Make-or-break HOF election for Jeff Bagwell

David Schoenfield, SweetSpot (January 03, 2015)
On Tuesday, I suspect we'll hear that Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, Craig Biggio and John Smoltz have been elected to the Hall of Fame. Aside from...

Key issues on this year's Hall of Fame ballot

David Schoenfield, SweetSpot (November 24, 2014)
Hall of Fame season is kind of like Christmas season: It brings gifts and memories but also a lot of acrimony and stress, and it lasts way too long. H...

Sheffield: Baez needs to fix flaw in swing

Jesse Rogers, Chicago Cubs (September 24, 2014)
CHICAGO -- As Javier Baez rose through the Chicago Cubs' minor league system, his tremendous bat speed was often compared to that of former slugger Ga...