Photo credit: Rob Ericson
Editor’s note: Tyler Gaffney, a two-sport standout in football and baseball, took a year off from Stanford to pursue a professional baseball career with the Pittsburgh Pirates. A powerful running back, he has returned to the Farm to finish his degree in sociology and has one season of eligibility remaining in football. Gaffney will participate in the final two weeks of spring practice and hopes to play in the Cardinal & White Spring Game on April 13. In this exclusive guest blog for the Buck/Cardinal Clubhouse, he discusses his reasons for leaving school, his decision to return, and his excitement about helping Stanford defend its Pac-12 title.
By Tyler Gaffney
Although leaving ... Continue Reading