Adam Greenberg

A Strike For Perseverance

Add one more name to the list of Jewish baseball players who have had an at-bat in the major leagues.

One at-bat.

Adam Greenberg, arguably the most prominent Jew in sports in recent weeks, walked to home plate last week, bat in hand, for the first time in 2012. It was the first – and probably final – official at-bat of his pro career, on the penultimate day of the regular season.

Adam Greenberg: At-bat, finally

In Second At-Bat, Greenberg Strikes Out

Jewish major leaguer took a pitch to the head in 2005

10/03/2012

Adam Greenberg, a baseball player who was hit in the head by a pitch during his first major league at-bat for the Chicago Cubs in 2005, struck out in his second ever appearance in the major leagues.

A Jewish Batter Gets Back To The Bigs

09/28/2012
Staff Writer

In the aftermath of Aly Raisman's glittering triumph at this past summer's Summer Olympics in London, a different kind of Jewish sports hero is now making headlines.

After seven years out of the show, Adam Greenberg has signed a contract for a single at-bat.
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