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Floyd Robinson, San Diego Flash

Floyd Robinson

Floyd Robinson played for nine years in the major leagues and while his career was hampered by injuries and eventually curtailed by the injury bug he says the timing was just right. "I enjoyed playing," Robinson related. "But I think the timing was just right - for me to get in and get out. I believe there's a Supreme Being and I think it happened just right. I have no regrets." <br><br>

Robinson was a two-sport star at San Diego H.S. excelling at football and baseball. He seriously considered a football career before settling on baseball. "Fido Murphy was with the University of Arizona at the time and he really wanted me to come over there. The University of Redlands was also interested. I was a quarterback in high school, but the schools wanted me as a running back. My dad...

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