Scripps heart failure patient and Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew recently announced that he is being evaluated for a heart transplant just five months after Scripps doctors saved his live by implanting a left ventricular assist device (LVAD), a type of heart pump.
Read the Union-Tribune article: Hall of Famer Rod Carew Gives Heart-Filled Thanks
Read the Coast News Group article: A Grateful Carew Shows His Heart By Helping Others
View coverage by La Prensa (Panama): Carew Jokes and Requests a Young Heart to Give Some ‘Hits’
View coverage by El Latino San Diego: Grata Visita
The original KUSI video, titled "Hall of Famer Rod Carew Gives Heartfelt Thanks," is not available at this time.