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Sunday, July 31, 2016

The Morning Call: L.V. IronPigs: Chris Truby continues down unconventional path

Catching up with an unconventional Primer legend who is now the Phillies’ roving minor league infield coordinator.

Whether he’s working with prospects in Reading, Lehigh Valley or Clearwater, or back home in Indiana at a baseball facility, all Truby wants to do is be around the game.

“I love the game,” Truby said. “I knew whenever I was done playing, I wanted to stay in it somehow. Jobs are not easy to come by. I was lucky enough to have a couple of connections.

“I love what I do now. I like having an area to concentrate on. We’re all baseball guys, so I’d like to open it up and get another opportunity in the dugout.”

 

Greg Franklin Posted: July 31, 2016 at 01:03 PM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: minor leagues, phillies

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   1. Non-Youkilidian Geometry Posted: August 01, 2016 at 07:42 AM (#5276022)
I'm so sick of all these ballplayers like Chris Truby and Albert Belle with all their roving minor league infield coordinating and everything.
   2. Edmundo got dem ol' Kozma blues again mama Posted: August 01, 2016 at 07:57 AM (#5276028)
Nicely played, #1.

I was lucky enough to have a couple of connections.


Sure like 1-666-666-6666.

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