Posts in category "Interviews"

An Interview with Charcer Burks of the South Bend Cubs

An Interview with Charcer Burks of the South Bend Cubs
While in South Bend a couple weeks back I was able to interview Charcer Burks, the Cubs 9th rounder in 2013 out of high school. Although he hasn’t hit for much power yet, Burks’ quick hands and knack for putting balls in play has led to a solid season for the South Bend Cub. He... Read more »

Interview with Billy McKinney

Interview with Billy McKinney
This is the last installment of my interviews from my trip. A huge thanks to Myrtle Beach and Tennessee for being so accommodating and allowing me to speak with these humble players. If you missed any of the other interviews be sure to take a look at them (Jemier Candelario, Chesny Young, Corey Black). With... Read more »

Get To Know Chicago Cubs Top Prospect Corey Black

Get To Know Chicago Cubs Top Prospect Corey Black
When I visited the Tennessee Smokies, Corey Black and Billy McKinney were nice enough to lend some of their time for an interview. This was before Black had gotten news that he’d be headed to the bullpen, which makes his thoughts on starting even more interesting. Black is a very personable player and I wish... Read more »
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Interview with Chesny Young

Interview with Chesny Young
While at Myrtle Beach, I got the chance to interview Jeimer Candelario (interview here) and Chesny Young. Drafted in the 14th round out of Mercer in 2014, Young has gotten off to a great start in his pro career. Originally a third baseman, he was switched over to second once he reached pro-ball, and now... Read more »

An Interview with Jeimer Candelario

An Interview with Jeimer Candelario
At Myrtle Beach, Chesny Young and Jeimer Candelario were nice enough to give a couple minutes of their time for an interview. Here is Candelario’s, and Young’s will come within the next week. Signed as an international free agent in 2010 for $500,000, Candelario really struggled in High-A Daytona last year and was demoted to... Read more »

Get to Know Chicago Cubs Top Prospect Rob Zastryzny

Get to Know Chicago Cubs Top Prospect Rob Zastryzny
High School State Champion of Texas, All-South Texas Pitcher of the Year in 2010, second team All-American in High School, multiple time-Big 12 Pitcher of the Week, Big 12 Champion, 8th all time on the University of Missouri strikeout list, and 2nd round selection of the Chicago Cubs all describe the one and only Rob Zastryzny. Born... Read more »
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