Episode 18: Like Father, Like Son...
First up, Community & Fan Engagement Assistant Emily Van Buskirk chats with father of first baseman Brady Whalen, Shawn Whalen. Shawn is a former Midwest League player and current Area Scout with the Milwaukee Brewers. He was just in Peoria to witness Brady give the Chiefs their 5th walk-off win of the season! Shawn talks about his journey through baseball, the advice he gives to Brady as well as the young players he scouts and even shares some embarrassing stories about his son!
Then, Directory of Media Nathan Baliva sits down with reliever pitcher Tony Locey and talks to him about the differences between college and pro ball. Tony also talks about his dad's time as a player with the Chiefs.
Finally, Broadcast Production Assistant Cody Schindler and Graphic Design Assistant Grant Early break down their top-5 favorite MiLB logos.
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