2015 Free Agent Tim Mickey
Who are you playing with in 2015?
Free Agent firstname.lastname@example.org
Why do you like the game of softball?
I like the game cause there is nothing like the ballfield and playing against the best in the game.
Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
Wegman is probably the best I've seen
What is your nickname in softball?
Nickname is lumberjack because of my style of swinging
What is your height and weight?
6'3" and 300 lbs
Where do you call home?
What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
Spending time with my family.
What do you do for a living?
I am a master certified technician for bmw, mercedes benz, and mini. I own and operate my own repair shop.
Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
I played baseball growing up and didnt play in high school. I walked on at junior college for pitching. Had other offers to d1 shools but grades werent permitting.lol
How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
I didnt even know slowpitch exisisted until my sister in law (monica mickey of THE PIEDMONT PLAYERS) told my brother. My brother got me on a team and I loved it. 454 gave me my first oppurtunity in conference. Awesome group of guys. I love them like brothers and I learned alot from them.
What was the most surprising difference between Conference play and non-Conference play when you made the jump?
The biggest difference was pitching.
What was the best advice you were ever given?
Let the game come to me by TINY TAYLOR
What advice can you give a young player trying to break into the upper level?
Dont think that the game is going to be handed to you cause everybody wants it just like you.
What positions do you play and what is your best position?
I know I didnt play many positions this year but I actually play infield and outfield. I think my best position is outfield personally
What batting grip do you use?
I use 2 down 2 overlap grip
What ounce bat do you use?
What do you do in the offseason to prepare for the next softball season?
I start running at beginning of the new year and try to eat properly.
What is your favorite sports team?
What is your favorite sport other than softball?
Do you have any superstitions and if so, what are they?
I like to listen to my music before i play
What is your most memorable softball moment?
Winning the chicago tournament 2012, playing at smokeys for the first tme, playing at major world series at disney.
What would be your "at bat" music selection?
Break you by lamb of god……or chug chug by as blood runs dry…….reckless by gucci mane
What is your favorite non-World tournament?
Smokys is favorite non world tourny
What is the best softball field you have played at and why?
disney, how can you beat that entire atmosphere and the fields maintence is kept up with very well
Where is the best place to eat on the road after a game?
the best place to eat is anywhere with food……my favorite is probably outback