What is your favorite baseball memory from high school?
Our coach (Bart Bratcher) did a tarp slide during a rain delay in my junior year. We knew rain was coming so we had to be on alert but still get ready for the game. They had the field covered, and we had pretty much figured we weren’t going to play. A couple of us decided to do the tarp slide ourselves because we’ve seen major-leaguers do it. Coach Bratcher comes over and yells, “Is this how you get ready for a game?” Then he does his Bratcher run and slides onto the tarp. I thought it was a pretty special moment to share with a Texas high school baseball coaching legend.
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