Influences & Inspiration
An avid baseball fan since childhood, Steve Folven knows the game and its history, inside out.
Steve attended Keith Academy, a small catholic high school for boys run by the Xaverian Brothers, graduating in 1966. Babe Ruth lived in an orphanage in Baltimore, Maryland, run by the Xaverian Brothers. Brother Gilbert, who was instrumental in Babe Ruth’s baseball development, taught and coached baseball at Keith from 1946 to 1948.