Telly Hughes interviews Team USA pitcher Edwin Jackson, who’s also the last MLbbro to throw a no-hitter.
Team USA advanced to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games on Saturday following a 4-2 win over Venezuela in the WBSC Olympic Qualifier. Jackson, a crafty veteran, will play a huge role in the USA’s quest for a gold medal.
In the second edition of A Bro Convo W/Telly Hughes, former MLB All-Star Rickie Weeks, who spent 14 years in The Show, steps to the mic.
Weeks discusses how he was able to overcome the stigma of playing at Southern University in Louisiana and become the No. 2 overall pick of the Milwaukee Brewers in the 2003 MLB Draft. While at Southern, Weeks finished his career with a .465 batting average (254 of 546), the highest in NCAA history.
MLBbro.com’s Mark Gray, former MLB player/sportscaster Rod Allen and TV sports personality Telly Hughes (The Voice of MLBbro.com) talk baseball culture and offer suggestions as to what MLB can do to make the game cool again to Black and Brown kids.