Feature Stories from the 2017 Winston-Salem Dash season
Part two of my feature series on Dash right-hander Zach Thompson details the pitcher's rigorous schedule for this upcoming offseason, how it all came to be and when it's going to come to fruition.
In the baseball offseason, most athletes take the time to rest their bodies and recharge their minds, enjoy some time off with their family and friends or go play instructional, fall or winter league ball as they continue to improve their craft. Dash right-hander Zach Thompson, however, has a different agenda for this fall.
Most people know Thompson for his intimidating 6-7, 215-pound frame and a filthy knuckle-curve. However, there’s a lot more to the Winston-Salem hurler than meets the eye.