Originally written on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 10/20/14
BY ANDREI GRESKA FOXSportsWisconsin.com Tucker Neuhaus was unlucky in high school. There's no two ways around it. His 19-year-old brother Tyler, a catcher at Hillsborough Community College, was killed in a single-car accident on November 30, 2012. The first time the Brewers were scouting him, a routine ground ball took an errant hop and punctured his ear drum. The next time he was being scouted by the Brewers, Neuhaus tried to tough out a flu bug, but vomited on the field instead, forcing him off the diamond early. Not to mention the strained quadriceps that forced him to miss most of his senior season. So many challenges in such a short span are enough to sink the strongest of characters, let alone a young high schooler. But Neuhaus isn't your average baseball prospect. His will to succeed has driven him all the way to the professional ranks as the Brewers second pick in the MLB First-Year Player Draft at No. 72. "Adversity builds character," Neuhaus told reporters on a conf...
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