American Heart Association

With new heart doing great, Rod Carew rekindles Heart of 29 with special day in Minnesota

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

MINNEAPOLIS – When you’ve received a new heart and a new chance at life – and come away with an expanded platform for your message about saving more lives – every day is special.

Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew is fresh off one of his […]

Baseball great Rod Carew on heart-kidney donor Konrad Reuland: ‘I’ve got a great partner’

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

ENCINO, California – As a ballplayer, Rod Carew understood the importance of being a good teammate. Now that he’s carrying someone else’s heart and kidney, he’s a teammate of a wildly different sort.

Still, many of the same rules apply, such as doing what’s best for […]

Carews, Reulands holding news conference Tuesday

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

ENCINO, California – Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew and the family of the former NFL player who donated his heart and kidney will discuss their ongoing efforts to promote heart health, brain health and organ donation during a Tuesday news conference.

Carew’s heart began giving […]

El corazón y el riñón del legendario pelotero Rod Carew, procedieron del jugador de la NFL Konrad Reuland

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SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, California – Rod Carew, miembro del Salón de la Fama del béisbol y reciente receptor de un trasplante, sabe ahora a quién le pertenecieron el corazón y el riñón que lo mantienen vivo: a Konrad Reuland, tight end de la […]

Cómo Rod Carew llegó a saber que el corazón y el riñón nuevos procedieron de un jugador de la NFL

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SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, California — La historia de cómo Rod Carew, miembro del Salón de la Fama del béisbol, llegó a saber que su corazón y su riñón nuevos les pertenecieron al jugador de la NFL Konrad Reuland, resulta mejor contada por las […]

How Rod Carew learned his new heart and kidney came from an NFL player

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SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, California – The story of how Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew figured out that his new heart and kidney came from NFL player Konrad Reuland is best told through the two people most responsible for solving the mystery.

The […]

Baseball great Rod Carew’s new heart, kidney came from NFL player Konrad Reuland

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SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, California – Baseball Hall of Famer and recent transplant recipient Rod Carew now knows whose heart and kidney are keeping him alive: Konrad Reuland, an NFL tight end who died following a ruptured brain aneurysm.

This is believed to be the […]