This week’s 20 questions is with Chiefs’ 1st baseman Jeremy Schaffer. Jeremy played 75 games for the Chiefs in 2013.
Jeremy Schaffer (@jschaff8)
1. How did you get started in baseball?
I always loved baseball since I was a kid a played a lot of it with encouragement from my parents.
2. Who was your biggest influence growing up?
Both of my parents, they have always been there for me.
3. When/how did you decide you wanted to pursue this career?
I realized in high school that it was a possibility so I just went for it from there.
4. How did you react when your dream of playing pro baseball was first achieved?
Excited and overwhelmed because it’s something you work so hard for.
5. What do you remember from your first professional game?
I started off 0-2 and then got my first base hit against the Greenville Astros in Johnson City. Continue reading