On June 7, 2014 he got the call.
Five days later he decided to sign as a professional baseball player for the St. Louis Cardinals organization. No more than a couple months later, the 20th round draft pick found himself stuck on a broken-down bus waiting out a rainstorm – three hours into making some of the best memories of his professional baseball career.
But these memories didn’t come with the bases loaded and two outs in the bottom of the ninth. They came on a broken-down team bus, surrounded by his teammates, in a heated four-hour long game of Mafia, a classic ‘who done it’ card game.