53-year-old Rafael Palmeiro crushes home run in independent league game

53-year-old Rafael Palmeiro crushes home run in independent league game

MLB

53-year-old Rafael Palmeiro crushes home run in independent league game

By

Former MLB slugger Rafael Palmeiro has been angling to get a workout with a team at the professional level, but that seems unlikely to happen.

It’s unclear whether it’s because he wants to clear his name after the steroid scandal, or because he just really believes he can still play, and wants to. Either way, he’s trying to get back on the diamond.

Right now, he’s playing in the independent league. Not only that, he’s still crushing dingers, and we recently learned.

Check out this one he hit in a recent game.

Palmeiro, even at 53 years of age, still has “it.”

More Sports

4hr

The conversations I’ve been having with my Mets fan friends have revolved around the same general theme: Who stays and who goes for (…)

More MLB