Go Ahead and Throw Your Best Pitch Out There

Brandon Cox | 8/15/2019 | Staff
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Nathan played baseball in high school, but upon graduation, moved on to more practical things like selling software for a living. After all, how many high school hopefuls actually make it to “the show?”

Then he attended a Colorado Rockies game at Coors Field. He stepped up to one of those booths where you can throw your fastest pitch for a radar and threw a 96-mph fastball!

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That fastball wound launching his professional baseball career. The Oakland A’s signed him to a contract and he made his minor league debut for their Arizona affiliate on August 15, 2019 and struck out the side!

There’s another piece of the story, though. Nathan had been continuing to work out, practice, and try to get the attention of major league recruiters. Even when he’d broken his other wrist in a car accident, Nathan kept throwing.

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