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Life in the Minors

Life in the Minors: Chapter 9 - Coaching in the Minors

The Mini Mets and Baby Bombers rely heavily on their coaches to show them the ropes of professional ball.

For the fourteenth consecutive year, WFUV talks to the members of the Brooklyn Cyclones and the Staten Island Yankees in the New York Single-A Penn League about the trials and tribulations of being minor league ballplayers. The long bus rides, the low pay, 76 games in 80 days. This is a look into Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

This weekDrew Casey and Brendan Bowers discuss coaching in the minors.

Life in the Minors: Chapter 6 - Down Time

They don't have much down time, but the Baby Bombers and Mini Mets take full advantage when they do.

For the fourteenth consecutive year, WFUV talks to the members of the Brooklyn Cyclones and the Staten Island Yankees in the New York Single-A Penn League about the trials and tribulations of being minor league ballplayers. The long bus rides, the low pay, 76 games in 80 days. This is a look into Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

This weekBrendan Bowers and Drew Casey discuss what these ballplayers do when they aren't playing baseball. 

Life in the Minors: Chapter 5 - Life Outside the Ballpark

The Mini Mets and Baby Bombers have more to adjust to than just playing professional baseball.

For the fourteenth consecutive year, WFUV talks to the members of the Brooklyn Cyclones and the Staten Island Yankees in the New York Single-A Penn League about the trials and tribulations of being minor league ballplayers. The long bus rides, the low pay, 76 games in 80 days. This is a look into Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

This weekChristian Goewey and Brendan Bowers talk about these players' lives outside of their playing time.

Life in the Minors: Chapter 4- Adjusting to the Minors

The Baby Bombers and Mini Mets have already had to make adjustments in their professional baseball careers.

For the fourteenth consecutive year, WFUV talks to the members of the Brooklyn Cyclones and the Staten Island Yankees in the New York Single-A Penn League about the trials and tribulations of being minor league ballplayers. The long bus rides, the low pay, 76 games in 80 days. This is a look into Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

This week, Brendan Bowers and Christian Goewey talk about how these young ballplayers have adjusted to playing in the minor leagues

Life in the Minors: Chapter 3 - Coming Together

After a few weeks together, it's time the Mini Mets and Baby Bombers really start to become a team.

For the fourteenth consecutive year, WFUV talks to the members of the Brooklyn Cyclones and the Staten Island Yankees in the New York Single-A Penn League about the trials and tribulations of being minor league ballplayers. The long bus rides, the low pay, 76 games in 80 days. This is a look into Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

This week,  Drew Casey and Brendan Bowers talk about the importance of coming together. 

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