Category Archives: Interviews with Players

CBB talks with USF’s Todd Brazeal

The College Baseball Blog recently had a chance to sit down with South Florida first baseman Todd Brazeal. We discussed his thoughts on being with the South Florida Bulls and advice for high school student-athletes that want to play at the next level among other things. Continue reading CBB talks with USF’s Todd Brazeal

Notre Dame: 20 Questions with Jeremy Barnes

Infielder Jeremy Barnes
Infielder Jeremy Barnes

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Senior Jeremy Barnes is gearing up for his fourth season as an infielder with the Irish baseball squad. The Garland, Texas native has seen action in 169 games for the Irish, compiling a .287 batting average, with 127 RBI and 11 home runs. A year ago, Barnes batted .307 with eight home runs and a team-leading 50 RBI. The former second baseman, who will move to shortstop this season, led the team in doubles (15) and slugging percentage (.513) in 2008.
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Countdown To First Pitch: Q & A With Kris Castellanos

 freshman left hander Kris Castellanos.
Freshman lefthander Kris Castellanos.

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State Baseball is gearing up for what looks to be an exciting season in 2009. Following a run to the College World Series last year, the Seminoles hope to make a return trip to Omaha in ’09 returning 18 letterwinners, including five position starters, while welcoming 13 newcomers.
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FSU Q & A With Stuart Tapley

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State Baseball is gearing up for what looks to be an exciting season in 2009. Following a run to the College World Series last year, the Seminoles hope to make a return trip to Omaha in ’09 returning 18 letterwinners, including five position starters, while welcoming 13 newcomers.

To provide fans with an inside look into the 2009 season, Seminoles.com is featuring daily highlights including interviews with all 33 players as well as a preview for the upcoming season as we count down the days to first pitch on Friday, February 20 against Hofstra.

With 29 days before the season opener against the Pride, Seminoles.com sat down for a question and answer session with sophomore third baseman Stuart Tapley. Tapley is coming off a fantastic freshman campaign that saw him bat .383 en route to earning Freshman All-America honors. Continue reading FSU Q & A With Stuart Tapley

CBI talks to Justin Milo (Vermont)

College Baseball Insider recently posted an interview with Vermont dual sport athlete Justin Milo. He is a hockey player during the winter and trades his skates for spikes after the Frozen Four when he joins the baseball squad. At the time of the interview, he was tied for third in scoring on the nationally ranked hockey squad. Last season in baseball, Milo had a .328 average with six homers and 40 RBI in 50 games. Continue reading CBI talks to Justin Milo (Vermont)

Countdown To First Pitch: Q & A With Ryan Vigue

Sophomore Ryan Vigue
Sophomore Ryan Vigue

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Seminole baseball is just 32 days from opening day.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State Baseball is gearing up for what looks to be an exciting season in 2009. Following a run to the College World Series last year, the Seminoles hope to make a return trip to Omaha in ’09 returning 18 letterwinners, including five position starters, while welcoming 13 newcomers.

To provide fans with an inside look into the 2009 season, Seminoles.com is featuring daily highlights including interviews with all 33 players as well as a preview for the upcoming season as we count down the days to first pitch on Friday, February 20 against Hofstra.
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South Alabama talks with Miles Ethridge

The South Alabama Media Relations department recently sat down with Senior RHP Miles Ethridge. He enters his second season with the Jaguars after starting his career at Young Harris before transferring to North Florida Community College. Last season he was used in relief in all 25 appearances where he went 2-1. He talks in the interview about his experiences with Young Harris and North Florida Community College among other things. Continue reading South Alabama talks with Miles Ethridge

OU Video Feature on Mehdi Djebbar

Mehdi Djebbar hopes to impact the Sooner rotation in 2009 (Courtesy of OU Media Relations)

SoonerSports.com is doing a great feature on the incoming players for the Oklahoma Sooners baseball program in 2009. They check in on Mehdi Djebbar who is a transfer from Seminole State College for the last two seasons. He was able to accumulate a 4-2 record with a 2.88 ERA last season at Seminole State. He enters the Sooners program with two years of eligibility remaining. He was a 20th round selection in the 2006 MLB Draft but decided to enter the college ranks. Continue reading OU Video Feature on Mehdi Djebbar

Baseball Digest Daily checks in with Aaron Crow

Baseball Digest Daily Podcaster Eric SanInocencio recently talked with current Missouri pitcher Aaron Crow who recently turned down a multi-million dollar deal with the Washington Nationals. He was the ninth overall selection in the 2008 draft but could not come to terms thus the reason why he will be playing with the independent league Fort Worth Cats. Crow has picked up many national awards including being named the 2008 Roger Clemens award winner as the top collegiate pitcher. Crow’s stock skyrocketed last summer with an impressive Cape Cod League All-Star game where he hit 98 MPH and an impressive junior season which saw him go 13-0 with a 2.35 ERA. He also struck out 127 batters in 107.1 innings of work. Continue reading Baseball Digest Daily checks in with Aaron Crow

Pitchfork Nation Checks in with Brett Wallace

The guys over at Pitchfork Nation check in with Golden Spikes Nominee Brett Wallace, who is currently tearing up the Class A Midwest League for the St. Louis Cardinals Single-A affiliate Quad City River Bandits.  Brett is hitting .346 with 5 homeruns so far.  Here’s an excerpt from the interview: Continue reading Pitchfork Nation Checks in with Brett Wallace