I just hit the half way mark to my 6 weeks of recovery from my New Year's Day appendectomy and I feel like a kid counting down the days until Christmas. Physically it's definitely been tough, but mentally it's been excruciating! As someone who loves to be physical, especially when it comes to playing & training for baseball, it has been a real challenge taking it easy.
To add insult to injury, a week ago out of the blue, I was contacted by a scout from an MLB team expressing interest in seeing me pitch this week. He had seen me throw several times & another scout within that same organization saw me pitch this past Fall in the mid-upper 90's during a workout. It was the call I had been wanting to receive for the past 6 years. Unfortunately,