Greg Halman as a Timber Rattler
Greg Halman was killed in the Netherlands on Monday.
MiLB.com has a piece with the details.
Mariners outfielder Greg Halman was killed in his native Netherlands early Monday morning, according to Dutch police.
Halman, 24, was found stabbed to death at a house in Rotterdam, Netherlands, on Monday. Reports indicate that his 22-year-old brother was arrested as a suspect.
The Haarlem, Netherlands, native was coming off his rookie season in the Majors after splitting time between Triple-A Tacoma and Seattle, appearing in 75 games overall.
Police were called to the house Monday morning and found Halman bleeding from a stab wound, according to Rotterdam police spokeswoman Patricia Wessels. Paramedics were unable to revive him.
Today’s Mehring Monday is about Halman, who played 52 games with the Timber Rattlers in 2007. Please, click over for the whole column.
Here are a few photos of Halman from his time with the Rattlers in 2007.