Last year in the amateur draft the Braves selected tall right-hander Kyle Cofield, from Southside High School in Rainbow City, Alabama.
The six-foot-five, 195 pounder pitched in ten games for the Gulf Coast League Braves. Cofield is currently at Extended Spring Training in Florida and will compete for a job in Danville's bullpen this spring.
Click here to listen to Bill Shanks interview Cofield. The podcast is titled, "Kyle Cofield Interview," and was published April 23rd.
Bill Shanks is the author of Scout's Honor: The Bravest Way To Build A Winning Team, a look inside the Braves‘ traditional front office philosophies. Email Bill at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Audio Podcast: Kyle Cofield Interview
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