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Faria On Fire

June 8, 2015 // 3 Comments

When we first featured Jacob Faria in May of 2014 (CTD: Jacob Faria) the young right-handed pitcher was in the midst of his first assignment at a full season affiliate.  As [...]

Chris Bostick: Story and Interview

June 23, 2014 // 3 Comments

Growing up in the north-east makes is hard for young aspiring baseball players to get noticed. There was no exception to this rule for Chris Bostick, a young talented infielder from Rochester, New York. Bostick not only had to battle tough opponents but also tough weather conditions during the early spring baseball season just to get on the baseball field. [...]

Jacob Faria: Story and Interview

May 22, 2014 // 3 Comments

Growing up a stones throw from the home Los Angeles Angels, Jacob Faria like many young boys dreamed of being a professional baseball player. That dream started on the path to reality when the Tampa Bay Rays selected Faria in the 2011 draft. [...]

Justin Marra: Story and Interview

May 16, 2013 // 2 Comments

Growing up in Ontario Canada, Justin Marra like most Canadian youngsters developed into a die-hard Toronto Maple Leaf fan. Unlike most youngsters in Canada who dream of making the game saving save in the Stanley Cup finals, Marra had other dreams. He hoped to become the next Pudge Rodriguez or Darren Fletcher, dreaming that he one day would be catching the game winning strike out in the world series. [...]

Brad Miller: Story and Interview

April 25, 2013 // 2 Comments

When the Seattle Mariners drafted shortstop Brad Miller out of Clemson they knew exactly the type of person and player they were getting. Through his college years, Miller had earned the reputation of having a strong work ethic and being a team leader on and off the field. Scouts may love players tools but when you combine them with the characteristics that Miller has displayed you have the potential to have a special player and potential future star. [...]