Palmeiro Hits First Home Run With Railroaders At 53 Years OldRafael Palmeiro still has power, even at 53 years old. He went deep Monday for the first time in his return to baseball with the independent Cleburne Railroaders.
Cleburne Railroaders Open Season With Rafael Palmeiro On The RosterFriday is opening night for the Cleburne Railroaders, and they are starting the season with a big name on the roster. Rafael Palmeiro joins the team at 53 years old.
Palmeiro Back On Diamond At 53 With Hopes Of MLB ComebackRafael Palmeiro, the now 53-year-old independent minor league player, says he is serious about wanting to make a big league comeback nearly 13 years after his career ended.
Rafael Palmeiro Agrees To Play With Independent Team At 53Rafael Palmeiro said that he has agreed to play with his son for the independent Cleburne Railroaders at age 53. Palmeiro played for 20 seasons in the MLB, half of those with the Rangers.