By Mike Patton
NABJ Black News & Views
Darryl Strawberry had a career that had its ups and downs in his career. But when he had his ups, he was one of the special talents in baseball.
An example of one of his special moments was on July 28, 1996. Strawberry, who was playing for the New York Yankees, stepped up to the plate. He connected on a pitch and drove it out of the ballpark. That home run marked the 300th home run of his career.