TOM PAGNOZZI: CATCHING OPPORTUNITY
"I knew he was going to give me an opportunity to fail. He said... 'If it doesn't work out, I don't know if you're going to play.' That was the hook right there."
MLB All-Star catcher Tom Pagnozzi never caught a game in his life before coming to Arkansas in 1983. But Norm DeBriyn took a chance on a guy transitioning to a new position and it led to a 12-year MLB career that earned Pagnozzi three Gold Glove Awards.
But through it all he never lost his passion for the game... or Fayetteville. Listen to his story today.