Archive for June, 2007

Life with the Connecticut Defenders….

Friday, June 15th, 2007

The season is well underway and our team has struggled to win games. We have won a few more games as of late but our record is still far below .500. This is the first time in recent memory that I have been on a team that has struggled so bad. In the beginning we [...]

Tryout Camp for a College Baseball Player

Thursday, June 14th, 2007

From Ask the Baseball Pro: Brian wrote: Hi There, I am currently entering my 4th year of college baseball. I spent 2 years at the division I level and recently transferred down to division III for academic reasons. My question is this: how do I get myself looked at or increase my exposure to get [...]

Signing Age for Minor League Baseball

Wednesday, June 13th, 2007

From Ask the Baseball Pro: Ryan wrote: How old can you start playing minor league baseball? From the Baseball Pro: If you are from outside the US you can sign at the age of 16. If you are in the US you must have a high school diploma. To my knowledge that is the earliest [...]

Girlfriends, Family and Friends During the Minor League Baseball Season

Friday, June 1st, 2007

From Ask the Baseball Pro: Jon wrote: Is it difficult to find girlfriends or maintain relationships while away for so long? From the Baseball Pro: It is very difficult to maintain relationships while you are playing. Not only is it tough to have a girlfriend but it is even more difficult to keep in touch [...]