Both talk about the championship atmosphere in Fort Wayne and Parkview Field, the memories they will cherish and the next steps in their journey.
Brach blew just one save in 34 chances - giving up just 36 hits in 63.2 innings during Midwest League play. His 1.27 ERA was a league best while posting a 8-to-1 strikeout-to-walk ratio. The Midwest League Reliever of the Year went on to save three games during their playoff run.
Tekotte hit .256 during the playoffs and was Co-Player of the Year. After a sluggish start, the center fielder went on a tear in June and ended up with 42 extra-base hits and 30 stolen bases.