Audio Podcast: Chad Rodgers Interview

The Braves concentrated on pitching this year in the amateur draft, and one of their prized picks was left-hander Chad Rodgers out of Ohio. The Braves Show's Bill Shanks talks with Rodgers about the start of his pro career.

Click here to listen to an interview with Chad Rodgers, the Braves' third round pick in last month's amateur draft.

Rodgers was the 100th overall pick in the draft after going 18-0 in his high school career at Walsh Jesuit High School in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. The left-hander is six-foot-three and 175 pounds.

Bill Shanks is the author of Scout's Honor: The Bravest Way To Build A Winning Team, a look inside the Braves‘ traditional scouting and player development philosophies. He can also be heard regularly on the Braves Radio Network. Email Bill at

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