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Austin

“Anytime you can do things to help the team win, that’s what matters.” ¬† Austin Meadows Austin Meadows, who is from Atlanta, was the Pittsburgh Pirates first round draft choice (9th overall) in Baseball’s 2013 Amateur Draft. Meadows was the … Continue reading

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JB

“I didn’t want last year’s season to define me as a player.” Josh Bell Josh Bell was taken by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the second round of Baseball’s Amateur Draft in 2011. His plan was to go to the University … Continue reading

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Gronk

“I’ve got to keep on working, keep on grinding & keep going out there to get better.” Rob Gronkowski Rob Gronkowski played tight end for the New England Patriots for nine years. Gronkowski was a four-time first team All-Pro; a … Continue reading

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Robby

“Pitchers did me a favor when they knocked me down. It made me more determined.” Frank Robinson Frank Robinson is the only man to win the Most Valuable Player Award in both Major Leagues¬†(1961 with the Cincinnati Reds; 1966 with … Continue reading

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Kyler

“Football has been my love and passion for my entire life.” Kyler Murray Kyler Murray is a great two-sport athlete from the University of Oklahoma. Murray has been an outfielder on the OU baseball team, and the Oakland Athletics drafted … Continue reading

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Nick

“Your character is the accumulation of your thoughts, habits and priorities on a daily basis.” Nick Saban Nick Saban is in his 12th year as the Head Football Coach at Alabama. Saban is in his 46th year as a football … Continue reading

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Erskine

“Branch Rickey was my mentor in Baseball and a strong influence in my life.” Carl Erskine Carl Erskine pitched in the Major Leagues for 12 years, all of them with the Dodgers (1948-1959). Carl’s lifetime record was 122-78 with a … Continue reading

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