In “Moneyball,” I play the Kansas City Royals catcher when the Oakland A’s are going for their 20th win in a row. I had played outfield at Tech, but the Orioles organization made me a catcher. When A’s first baseman Scott Hatteberg hits the walk-off home run in “Moneyball,” that’s me catching.
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As told to Michelle Hiskey, for the AJC