In this discussion with Rick Allen when Billy Gasparino was the National Cross-Checker for the Toronto Blue Jays, they talk about what pro scouts do, how they evaluate talent, what it takes to play baseball at the professional level, and what it’s like for the athletes during the season and the off-season.
Billy is now the Director of Scouting for the San Diego Padres.
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