I have always been a fan of hard work and dedication. It's never easy and for such a long time I searched for heroes in my life, be it my dad or athletes like Robin Yount, Rickey Henderson, Rod Carew, Ron Guidry or Jorge Posada. Watching these guys play the game... watching their approach, their passion... it made me realize that if you wanted something bad enough, there was nothing you couldn't do. Baseball translates to life in so many ways and we've talked about that here at BYB plenty. Well... we're about to talk about it again...I have immediately gravitated toward new heroes... heroes for my own son who is now playing in a more competitive league and finding obstacles all around him. Guys like Ty Hensley. Guys like Tommy La Stella. Guys like Mason Williams or a guy like Dean Anna,...

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