Inscribed by Broadcaster:Charlie Slowes ; Author and Signed by player: Joseph David Magrane a former Major League Baseball pitcher and is currently a color commentary broadcaster for the MLB Network. During his rookie season he helped the Cardinals win the 1987 NL Pennant. He also led the National League in Hit Batsmen (10). He led the National League in ERA (2.18) in 1988, despite winning only five games (losing nine). He finished 4th in voting for the 1989 NL Cy Young with an 18-9 win-loss record, a 2.91 ERA and only 5 home runs surrendered in 2342?3 innings. Charlie Slowes is a longtime American sportscaster who is the radio play-by-play announcer for the Washington Nationals. John Daniel Morris (born February 23, 1961, in Freeport, New York) is a former professional baseball player who played seven seasons in the major leagues for the St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies, and California Angels.