Hats Off to Willie Mays


As the “Say Hey Kid” nears the end of his ninth decade on Earth, tip your cap to the great Willie Mays. Or better yet, find a grassy field and just take off running until the cap naturally flies off your head. That is the everlasting image of the Hall of Fame center fielder, whether he was making his signature catch against Vic Wertz in Game 1 of the 1954 World Series, hustling for home in an All-Star Game, or breaking up a double play at second base in spring training. Throughout a unique career that played out on two…

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