Mays is simply the best ever
May 6, 2001
By Tim Kurkjian
For those of us who grew up idolizing Willie Mays, even from 3,000 miles away, it's a time for celebration. For those of us who cried the day that Gary Nolan struck out the great Mays four times in one game, it's kind of a sad day.
How can Willie be 70? It doesn't seem that long ago that we saw him race across the outfield and make a basket catch. We will forever marvel at his combination ...