Willie Calhoun On How A Phone Call Saved His Career, The Trade To The Rangers & More


Jared talks with Rangers outfielder Willie Calhoun on how a phone call saved his baseball career before it even started, getting traded to the Rangers, being the son of a prison guard, dealing with adversity, and more.

0:00—Memories of playing travel baseball growing up

1:30—Gravitating towards baseball

3:00—Dealing with his height

4:45—Having a dad working at San Quentin

9:30—Struggles at University of Arizona

15:00—Getting traded to the Rangers

17:15—Committing to bettering his life and dealing with adversity

26:30—Thoughts on hitting