Whoever played in the last first base game had to start from scratch in his career, after beating cancer a few years ago. Bolavip tells you the details.
The 2022 World Series will be one to remember: With multiple changes of leadership, great level of all the players and endless unique moments, Houston Astros managed to beat Philadelphia Phillies and is the new champion of the Major Leagues.
It was 4-2 in his favor the series for the Texanswho fell behind twice, but ended up defining the series in front of their home crowd and giving the franchise its second Commissioner’s Trophy.
Among the champion players, Trey Mancini’s story is one that stands out above all othersafter coming to the franchise from the Baltimore Orioles in a trade shortly after beating colon cancer.
Trey Mancini wins the World Series after beating cancer
Trey Mancini, outfielder and first baseman, was diagnosed with colon cancer during 2020 and sat out that entire MLB season while undergoing his recovery. In 2022, he is a Major League champion for the first time in his career.
Mancini lived a special moment with his family at the time of the trophy deliveryhaving arrived in Houston in the middle of this season after starting his career with the Baltimore Orioles in the AL East in a big way.