On April 12th, Sam Fuld was designated for assignment by the A’s. Three days later, he tweeted this:
Anyone know a public field in Walnut Creek area (and does anyone wanna play catch tomorrow?)?
— Sam Fuld (@SamFuld5) April 16, 2014
And, he ended up at an indoor cage:
— Stephen Gatehouse (@gateybeinggatey) April 17, 2014
For those who do not know, Fuld is a Jewish type 1 diabetic Ivy Leaguer. Not that many players have that background. Here’s hoping he lands a spot with a MLB team soon!