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Dave Leonhard’s unique path to MLB captured in bio-illustration

Dave Leonhard’s career began after a chance meeting at a sporting goods store in 1962. It was there he ran into Walter Youse, a Baltimore Orioles scout who had seen him pitch the previous year. He offered Leonhard a contract on the spot.

Ronnie Joyner and Bill Bozman detail the intriguing baseball career of Leonhard in this bio-illustration.