Jeremy Rhoades is currently a 6-2 RHP from Illinois State University. He spent this past summer pitching for the Oneonta Outlaws of the PGCBL. He was one of the better relievers in the league as he went 1-0 and had a 2.54 era in 28.1 innings of work. He appeared in 16 games, saved three and fanned a rather high 40 batters. He was selected to the PGCBL's Rising Stars Team.
Jeremy recently answered four questions for us.
Summer Ball---Who was your favorite baseball player when you were younger?
Jeremy Rhoades---Chipper Jones
SB---What were some of the best things about playing summer ball for the Outlaws?
JR---The exposure and meeting a bunch of new guys from across the country.
SB---What are your personal goals for the upcoming season?
JR---Help win a conference championship....be the closer for our team...make the NCAA tournament.
SB---What is your favorite baseball movie?
BRAVE NEW WORLD
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