FanGraphs Audio: The Exceptional Fernando Perez

Episode 117
Fernando Perez is (a) a former seventh-round draft pick by the Tampa Bays Rays, (b) a real-live published poet, and (c) a guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio. Mr. Perez joins us from China, where he’s doing whatever Fernando Perez wants to do. Among the topics discussed: some writing projects on which Mr. Perez is working and what not to think about in the batter’s box of a professional baseball game.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 53 min. play time.)

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Yep. Fernando Perez remains one of my all-time favorites. Smart, articulate, determined, and poetic. Thanks for interviewing him, Carson!