Found September 25, 2012 on Angelswin:
Interview Conducted by David Saltzer, AngelsWin.com Senior Writer There's always baseball to talk about, except when there isn't. As much as we are all diehard fans, we all have interests outside of the game. This reality even stretches to the players. And, it's often very interesting to find out what piques the players' interests when they are not on the game. AngelsWin.com recently spoke with Mark Trumbo about one of his interests outside of baseball: Anthony Bourdain. For those not familiar with the chef and "Without Resevations" TV show host, Anthony Bourdain is a celebrity chef famous for writing in graphic detail about what happens inside the kitchen of an upscale restaurant. After talking about that passion, we then talked with Mark about what other celebrities he would like to meet and how he has grown into the role of being a celebrity. Click below to listen to our interview with Mark Trumbo.
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