Motivational and Inspirational Speaker
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 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.
Steve has appeared as a guest star on several television shows including, Good Morning America, Howard Stern, and Hannity’s Great America. He appeared as a characterization of himself on The Simpsons and was a guest on Late Night with David Letterman.
Steve 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. Steve is the author of the book Shift, a motivational and inspirational book that outlines action steps to change your mindset and to become a success. Shift is endorsed by Donald Trump.
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). Steve has two children, Lauren and John.
SHIFT – Change Your Mindset and You Change Your World
List of Past Clients
- Royal Bank of Canada
- Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi
- Principal Financial Group
- Posey Medical
- Hess Corporation
- Forescout International
- Intl Auto Body Marketing Group
- N California Assoc of Realtors
- Nevada Assoc of Realtors
- National Conference of State Legislatures