About Andy Van Slyke:
Andrew James Van Slyke is an American professional baseball coach and retired Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder. He is the 2014 first base coach of the Seattle Mariners and formerly served in the same post on Jim Leyland's Detroit Tigers coaching staff.
I can only guess that, for guys in their 30s and 40s who watched me play, they understood that the score never mattered and my paycheck never mattered (in relation) to how I played. I played with Little League enthusiasm and professional flair. That'...Andy Van Slyke