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Episode 52: Becoming an MLB All-Star, Playing for a World Series Title and Winning Beyond the Field – Russ Ortiz

September 16th, 2020

Former MLB All-Star Russ Ortiz shares from his 12 year big league career and how he went on to start a business, 2GG Apparel, around his passion for golf afterwards on Episode 52.

Here are a few of the highlights from our conversation…

1. The common trait Dusty Baker, Bobby Cox, Bruce Bochy and Joe Torre shared as managers that empowered Russ and his teammates to succeed on the field

2. Why Russ and his wife chose to live as if every contract was the last one and the importance of building a strong financial team to create a long term plan

3. Why Russ chose to invest time being involved within the San Francisco community right out of the gates and continued to do so wherever he played throughout his career

4. The story behind turning his passion for golf into 2GG Apparel after finishing playing which uses all of the profits to fund charitable causes meaningful to their family

Russ’ story shows what it takes to create success in every aspect of life.

To learn more about 2GG Apparel, visit

Access Episode 52 directly by clicking the link of your preferred streaming service below.

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