Saturday November 18th, 2017
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2018 Free Agent shortstop Branden Blake

 

Branden Blake

USSSA Playing History

GoSoftball.com Player Page

Who are you playing with in 2018?
2018 Free Agent – brandenblake013@aol.com  813-263-9993

2017 was with Smash It Sports/RAC

 

2013 interview:

Why do you like the game of softball?
I love to play ball and its alot of faster then baseball, faster pace

Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
Best softball player its really hard to answer that, there alot of good guys out there its hard to say.. when the ball is coming at you 4 mph

Who is the best up and coming player in softball and why?
Ryan Harvey dude hits harder then anyone in the game as we speak.. and has a HOESSSSSSSSSSSSS

What is your nickname in softball?
Squirrel

What is your height and weight?
6'1  200

Where do you call home?
Tampa FL… aka RUSKIN fl

What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
Going out with friends drinking having a good time with my gf and getting WEIRD .. night life pretty much

What do you do for a living?
i work for my parents company "we do any-type of flooring" 18 stores.. lmk if yal need any flooring….?

Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
4 yrs of high school.. 3 yrs of college 1 year in miami

How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
my buddy Josh Russell asked me to play in a little softball tournament   and from there fell in love with the game .. played with westshore pizza, Daves place, Gas-it, then with TaylorMade Mizuno…..

What was the best advice you were ever given?
Somebody is always watching you… Be yourself.. "who cares"

What advice can you give a young player trying to break into the upper level?
Always be 100% yourself, and dont change and push yourself and good things will happen

What position do you play?
Shortstop

What batting grip do you use?
Normal batting grip

What ounce bat do you use?
27.5

What do you do in the offseason to prepare for the next softball season?
Gym, cardio, ground balls and BP and long toss "Steroids" haha JP

What is your favorite sports team?
TampaBay Rays and Miami Heat

What is your favorite sport other than softball?
Baseball / Golf

Do you have any superstitions and if so, what are they?
No

What is your most memorable softball moment?
To many to choose from…. Maybe a triple play

What would be your "at bat" music selection?
For sure some Drake and LiL Wayne "tunechi" lol

What is the best improvement upper level softball could make?
Everyone guy should have a walk up song and every tounry..

What is your favorite non-World tournament?
Smokys

What is the best softball field you have played at and why?
Disney .. its kept up to a professional level at all times

Where is the best place to eat on the road after a game?
its gotta be MOESSSSSSSSSSSSS

What is the funniest thing you have ever seen on a softball field?
MIke Wren… Dancing his way to the batter box.. love that guy he doesnt care about what people think he just does what he wants to do and i love that about him.

 



 

 

 

 

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One response to “2018 Free Agent shortstop Branden Blake”

  1. Nelly84 says:

    Squirrel good luck my dude! Great teammate and friend! #Tampagang

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