The 2019 Yearbook salutes Yadier Molina, who arrived in the big leagues as a "championship catcher" and remarkably 15 years later, is still performing at an elite level. A rare Cardinal in tenure, Molina represents the gold standard at this position in today's game and sits among the greatest receivers of all time.
This gorgeous keepsake features…
- An exclusive Q&A with No. 4, where he candidly discusses his historic tenure with the Cardinals and reveals there's much more than a mask and a mitt that have made him the best catcher in today's game and among the greatest of all time.
- Fellow Cards catching greats Tim McCarver and Ted Simmons reflecting on Yadi's greatness and impact on the game.
- A chronology of Yadi's first 15 seasons, spotlighting one signature memory and complementary moments from each campaign that captured his essence and built his legend.
- Tributes by Tony La Russa, Adam Wainwright, Bengie Molina, Carlos Beltran and a panel of personalities who describe why Molina is the consummate catcher - and a worthy Hall of Fame candidate.
- Eye-catching photographs from Yadi's distinguished career.
- Portrait and action photos of the 2019 Cardinals.