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Mike Stanton Q&A

Stanton Hoping to Make Playoffs

Mets reliever Mike Stanton joined Inside Pitch's Bryan Hoch for an exclusive Q&A Tuesday at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia. The lefthander discussed his team's season, his baseball past and how he's coped with playing in New York. (Premium Content)

When did you first begin to consider playing baseball professionally? Obviously, I dreamt about it when I was a kid. I think it went by the wayside a little bit by time I went to high school. I went to [Midland] High School in West Texas, and as you know, football is everything there. I guess I really started thinking about it in junior college [South Western Community], the first few times I... Recommended Stories