In the immortal words of the great Yogi Berra: “Baseball is 90 per cent mental. The other half is physical.”
It’s a saying that Ty Scott is taking to heart as a senior at Bryan College. The Calgary native is having a career year with the Lions as they chase an NAIA championship.
We chatted with him about mindset, his baseball journey and more for an episode of Alberta Dugout Stories: The Podcast.
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The only drama that Soren Graversen wants to hear about from here on out is baseball-related, like coming up to bat in the bottom of the ninth with bases loaded in a tied game.
The 21-year junior at William Penn University has been a major offensive threat this spring and, more importantly, he’s having fun on the field again after dealing with drama earlier in his college career.
We chatted with him about that and more in a recent Alberta Dugout Stories: The Podcast.
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“Unparalleled” is a word used far too often when describing 2020.
But when you look at some of the performances being put together by Alberta’s baseball products at US colleges, the year was actually setting up to be one of the best.
We take a look back at some of those highlights by naming an All-Alberta team for 2020.
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Jonah Arseneau has been able to one-up his fellow Alberta baseball products.
In November, the Calgary Bucks pitcher and outfielder announced his commitment to Minot State University.
While many others have done the same in 2020, Arseneau also announced he would be playing for New Zealand’s 18U National Team as they try to get into the 2021 WBSC World Championships in Florida.
We talked about that and much more with Arseneau in a recent episode of Alberta Dugout Stories: The Podcast.
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There’s a difference between being a thrower and being a pitcher in baseball.
Dawgs Academy product Simon Lusignan admits he was more of a thrower when he arrived in Okotoks a couple of years ago.
But since then, he has improved dramatically, with a few opportunities to pitch on bigger stages.
2021 might be his year, as he is a highly-ranked Canadian prospect for the MLB Draft, while he is also committed to Stetson University.
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