All-Star Baseball Player, Leadership and Teambuilding Speaker
Steve Sax's Bio
The baseball career of Steve Sax spanned 18 years and featured many impressive moments.
This five-time All-Star was named "National League Rookie of the Year" in 1982 and continued to improve his game with each passing season. Steve played second base with intensity and toughness for the Los Angeles Dodgers until 1988. During his years with the team, Steve's defensive play was a key element in the team's winning two World Series. He then played for the New York Yankees from 1989 to 1991 and then went on to play for the Chicago White Sox and the Oakland A's.
After his retirement from baseball in 1994, Steve went on to express his love of the
game contributing commentary on ESPN and as Major League baseball analyst for
Fox Sports' Prime Time.
He was published in the WALL STREET JOURNAL for an article he authored on
personal responsibility and self -reliance. This article was recognized by The President
of the United States for its candid and thoughtful remarks regarding character
building in our children.
Born January 29, 1960 in Sacramento, California, Steve has been a Northern
California resident most of his life, always returning to his off-season home when
baseball season came to a close. Growing up in the middle of a five-sibling brood
fostered his competitive nature and drive to excel. A lifelong skilled athlete, Steve
has a black belt in Shotokan karate and in kickboxing as well.
In 2001, realizing that he had accomplished his professional baseball aspiration; he
rededicated his talents to helping individuals and families to manage their finances
as Vice President of Investments for the Royal Bank of Canada.
In 2013, Steve returned to the field as first base coach for the Arizona Diamondbacks. Also,
he is a member of the NSA (National Speakers Association).
Most recently, Steve has become a credentialed life/business coach with CTI (Coaches Training Institue) in the Co-Active method. Steve is currently employed with MLB (Major League Baseball) TV as well as radio (Sirius/XM). He is Chairman of the Board for the Steve Sax Foundation-Mentor coaching the youth of America.
Steve is the author of the new book Shift : Change Your Mindset and You Change Your World that has been endorsed by Donald Trump. SHIFT is a motivational and inspirational book that outlines action steps to change your mindset and to become a success.