Watching Rick Helling in 1998, win 20 games was nothing short of amazing. He is one of my all time favorite Rangers. Rick is being honored tonight at the Dr. Pepper Awards Dinner as a recipient of the Mark Holtz Alumni Award. So for fun fact Friday, a few fun facts about Rick Helling.
His Jersey with the Rangers #32
In 1998 he won 20 games
He was on the Marlins both times they won the World Series.
In the minors a broken bat impaled his arm, he was back pitching 5 days later
He now works as a special assistant for the Players Association.
To read more about Rick Helling: http://m.rangers.mlb.com/news/article/107109788/rick-helling-remembered-for-showing-heart-with-rangers