Scout Premium Content

Thompson Tuesdays

Thompson Tuesdays

Monday morning, 7:45, its early in the big league locker room. Just another day at the park, except about ten of us have little cursers that are glowing above our heads like video games. Those ten of us were all part of a departure to the other side. No, there was no red tag in my locker, no tap on the shoulder from the clubby saying "A coach is looking for you," just a casual "Hey Thomps, can I see you in here?" 

Yep, Monday I was the victim of a vicious demotion.  Ok, in all honesty, it wasn't that bad.  I had a great time on the big league side.  I learned a ton, and took several positives from my experience.  How many people can say that one of the reasons I know that I can't sing, is because Trevor Hoffman, Eric Young, and our vivacious trainer, Kelly, lashed into my performance during our 'Padre Idol...

MadFriars.com Recommended Stories