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Life in the Minors- Chapter 4: A Game of Ritual

Routines Outside the White Lines are Keys to Success Between them

For the thirteenth consecutive year, WFUV talks to the members of the Brooklyn Cyclones and the Staten Island Yankees in the Short Season 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, Mike Pawell and Anthony Pucik examine the rituals, superstitions and quirks that help the ballplayers.

Hear Life in the Minors every week on WFUV's One on One, Saturday's at 2:50pm.

Life in the Minors - Chapter 2: The Journey to New York

The journey to the Big Leagues often begins far away from the Big Apple.

For the thirteenth consecutive year, WFUV talks to the members of the Brooklyn Cyclones and the Staten Island Yankees in the Short Season 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 on WFUV's Life in the Minors, Mike Pawell and Tara Sledjeski discuss the routes the players took to get to New York and begin their quest for the majors. Hear Life in the Minors every week on WFUV's One on One, Saturday's at 2:50pm.

Life In The Minors - Chapter 1: A Time Of Transition

Kelly Kultys and Anthony Pucik Kick off LITM's 13th Year

For the thirteenth consecutive year, WFUV talks to the members of the Brooklyn Cyclones and the Staten Island Yankees in the Short Season 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 on WFUV's Life in the Minors, Kelly Kultys and Anthony Pucik discuss these youngsters adjustments to the city. 

Life In The Minors - Chapter 8: Coaching the Future

WFUV focuses on the NYPL coaches

For the 12th straight year WFUV is taking a look at what life is like in the Short Season Single-A NY Penn League...a close-up view of the Baby Bombers and Junior Mets as they attempt to climb the ladder to Citi Field and Yankee Stadium. It's Brooklyn and Staten Island. It's the Cyclones and Yankees. It's Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

Life in the Minors - Chapter 7: Superstitions

A look at superstitions many minor leaguers hold
For the 12th straight year WFUV is taking a look at what life is like in the Short Season Single-A NY Penn League...a close-up view of the Baby Bombers and Junior Mets as they attempt to climb the ladder to Citi Field and Yankee Stadium. It's Brooklyn and Staten Island. It's the Cyclones and Yankees. It's Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives

Life in the Minors - Chapter 6: Battle for the Empire

The Cyclones and Yankees Continue their Storied Rivalry

For the 12th straight year WFUV is taking a look at what life is like in the Short Season Single-A NY Penn League...a close-up view of the Baby Bombers and Junior Mets as they attempt to climb the ladder to Citi Field and Yankee Stadium. It's Brooklyn and Staten Island. It's the Cyclones and Yankees. It's Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives

Life in the Minors - Chapter 5: True Fans

Fans Keep the Players Going

For the 12th straight year WFUV is taking a look at what life is like in the Short Season Single-A NY Penn League...a close-up view of the Baby Bombers and Junior Mets as they attempt to climb the ladder to Citi Field and Yankee Stadium. It's Brooklyn and Staten Island. It's the Cyclones and Yankees. It's Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

Life in the Minors - Chapter 4: On the Road Again

WFUV explores what minor leaguers do on the road

For the 12th straight year WFUV is taking a look at what life is like in the Short Season Single-A NY Penn League...a close-up view of the Baby Bombers and Junior Mets as they attempt to climb the ladder to Citi Field and Yankee Stadium. It's Brooklyn and Staten Island. It's the Cyclones and Yankees. It's Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

Life in the Minors - Chapter 3: Pump up the Volume

WFUV explores the minor leaguers musical tastes

For the 12th straight year WFUV is taking a look at what life is like in the Short Season Single-A NY Penn League...a close-up view of the Baby Bombers and Junior Mets as they attempt to climb the ladder to Citi Field and Yankee Stadium. It's Brooklyn and Staten Island. It's the Cyclones and Yankees. It's Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

Life in the Minors - Chapter 2: Road to the Minors

Reaching the Minors

For the 12th straight year WFUV is taking a look at what life is like in the Short Season Single-A NY Penn League...a close-up view of the Baby Bombers and Junior Mets as they attempt to climb the ladder to Citi Field and Yankee Stadium. It's Brooklyn and Staten Island. It's the Cyclones and Yankees. It's Life in the Minors: How the Other Half Lives.

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