Finally gets his dream chance
Posted By: HoldOn3
6/07/13 10:57 AM
When he graduated from Dartmouth College in 2004, Ed Lucas announced to his baseball coach that he didn't want to be one of those 30 year olds still hanging on in the minors, "just playing to play."
This year marked Lucas' 10th in professional baseball, and in those previous nine seasons he had never played a single major-league game.
"I kinda chucked that plan," he said.
While his Ivy League teammates headed to Wall Street, boutique law firms and even major-league front offices,...