Fox news today:
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Will Brunson died Saturday after suffering a heart attack while hiking at Big Bend National Park in Texas, his family said.
Brunson played in the majors from 1998 to 1999 with the Los Angeles Dodgers and Detroit Tigers. He made 27 appearances and recorded a 5.71 ERA. He had bounced around several minor league organizations from 1992 to 2001 before and after making his major league debut. Brunson was 49.
“Lost a friend this past weekend. Suddenly, unexpectedly. Will Brunson, former MLB pitcher and most recently a scout with @Phillies. He was a great husband, father, friend,” Turner Sports play-by-play announcer Brian Anderson wrote in a tweet Tuesday.
Will’s brother John set up a GoFundMe account in hopes to help “pick up the pieces following this devastating loss.”
“We have had such an outpouring of love and support at the news of Will’s passing. Will left a lasting impression on everyone he met. Will grew up in Desoto, TX. He played baseball for Eastfield Juco and Southwest Texas State (Texas State) where he met his wife Dana Huneycutt,” the GoFundMe says.
“Will and Dana have two outstanding children in Travis and Ella who are sure to carry thei