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Marquez Returns To The Diamond

Marquez already has a home run this season

KINGSPORT, TN - Kingsport Mets centerfielder Bradley Marquez is ready to return to the diamond after his recent football season with Texas Tech University. Marquez has a unique story, as not many players are able to play two sports at such a high level. The transition back to baseball does not appear to be a problem for the young athlete.

"I have to balance the two sports, but I have been doing it my entire life," Marquez said. "I have been playing baseball since I was three years old. I take some time off while playing football, but it is always good to come back and play with the guys here in Kingsport." Marquez is used to the balancing act. "The transition bodes pretty well for me," Marquez said. "I play wide receiver and... Recommended Stories