For a lot of baseball fans, we often forget that college athletes not only spend countless hours on the field but also countless hours in the classroom and studying. Finding a balance in how to spend their time is a part of the challenge to being successful as a college athlete.
For Austin Barr, playing baseball at a school like Stanford, that is known for it’s academics, is a necessary balance to find. His talent and focus on the field is matched by his focus in the classroom.
Listen in to my recent interview with Austin Barr as he joins the Cowlitz Black Bears for the summer.