1) All Your Favorites:
- Food: Ice Cream
- Movie: The Dark Knight
- Movie Character: Bill Murray in Caddyshack
- Book (Author): Wheel of Time Series by Robert Jordan
- Book Character (what book?): John Galt, Atlas Shrugged
- Show: Entourage
- Type of Music: Rock
- Musical Artist or Band: Mumford and Sons
- Album: The Eminem Show
- Song (Artist): The Cave, Mumford and Sons
- City (foreign or domestic): Del Mar, CA
- State: California
- Country: US
- Place (anywhere): Hawaii
- Sport: Baseball
- Activity: Going to the Beach
- Hobby: Golf
- Board Game: Monopoly
- Monopoly Piece: Top Hat
- Quote: “All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.” — Emerson
2) Why did you choose Santa Clara?
Great facilities, great school, loved the guys when I came to visit.
3) What draws you to baseball? What makes it appealing to you? What is special about the college game?
I love baseball because it’s so complicated, in other sports you can get away with just being athletic, but baseball is a thinking man’s game, not to mention the competition aspect of it. The college game is special because it’s purely about winning, whereas in the MLB it’s about the individual stars the college game is about playing the game right.
4) How has the fall season gone for the team and you personally?
Fall has gone well, I feel like the team is coming together really well, and for me personally I’m getting better and better. I can’t wait for the season to et here because I think were going to surprise some people.
5) Who is your favorite guy on the team to compete with? To compete against? Why?
Tommy Nance, because he is a competitor on the mound and I love hitting against him. Not to mention beating him feels great.
6) 5 people, living or dead, to have coffee with?
- Albert Einstein
- My Grandpa
- Mickey Mantle
7) What would you do with a billion dollars?
Probably go get a huge house on the beach, get a nice car, invest some, and donate the rest to a charity.
8) #1 on your Bucket List?
Travel the world.