Amy G's Giants Xclusive: Nate Schierholtz
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Amy G sits down in the Giants' dugout with surging outfielder Nate Schierholtz in this edition of Amy G's Giants Xclusive.
Well thanks so much for transfer another Amy she's giant exclusive on CS and Bay Area dot com and you know this guy he's imparted to the biggest play -- the AT&T park so far this season needs shareholders than. Last night is score on a walk off wild pitch couple -- -- he hit an inside the park home run. Just hustle and it's been like to be part of those plays. It's very exciting stuff. It's a little different I think those are both first for me but I this just straight to contribute to the tune you know get a chance to play a little bit in. They're coming last night can always trying to do is get on base and was able to. You know us to score runs hearing while pitcher not just -- a win so. And on the home run the other day it was kind of a fluke just hit the ball ran China hustled skipped triple and Zabel and come all the way around. One thing that is certainly not a fluke about you that is your speed and people don't realize how fast your because your big guy they don't expect you to be so fast you. I think it I have my numbers correctly you ran the bases and fourteen point nine seconds an ace up Tim Flannery was. Laughing year around but and how much of a -- your game -- you're speeding you're very very accurate arm. I don't think that's a world class time we'll give it a lot faster than I can do -- I know that -- no I'm gonna try to work on the. Fundamentals of the game and you are trying to. You know stay in good shape them and you know be ready still bases in particular extra base. When there's a chance and on Marcus still -- -- I think -- you know I've played against probably I think that I can you know take action dragon and as far as young outfield. I'm just trying to make a strong throw come off when cannon. You know worked all over the last week. Your Bay Area native grew -- -- Dan bell for the Giants fan. I'm not. And -- not like to play for the team that either -- Brady -- but did you come true and I remember the day I got drafted. -- who was it really was a dream come true that then from then on you know there's always -- Called dream to play in the big leagues and since I was probably five years old. And there's no better team I'd rather play for the Giants and I grew up. You know Washington Giants candlestick going to games there are coming here -- agents and agency at the time and you know it's it's just a great experience and you know every day I'm proud moment dancing and. I don't wanna be your biggest fans is your dad by. At what kind of support did he offer you -- you know you not five years old you wanna be a Major League player my my -- -- and we he says he hates sports so the fact we knew that so yeah had to mean something the united and -- not recognize -- -- support as he given you over the years and your mom to come up. Families you know they've been the number one in my life. Ever since I was you know little kid they're thrown me tennis balls against the wall and don't take me to practice and my dad coached me until I was you know through Little League and anywhere on my other brother so. And my parents have been parade they've always been there and I'd hope that I can you know do the same and then because I think that they're you know the key in my success that they taught me a lot of volleys too. You know that every day life things like working hard and you know not taking anything for granted. -- another dream probably and it came true for you last year -- you got to be part of the United States Olympic team you -- won a bronze medal what was that experience like over in China. -- it was something else is definitely the top one of the top baseball experiences in my life -- moment for you know living in the village community so many. On the news and interest in people women you know playing the games there. Pretty intense -- -- the bronze medals stuff in my most prized possession and and moment something I'll never forget. And we know this is last slippery we know that when you're happier I am almost your time is taken -- I mean at the park but. Being in different disability and enjoy about this CD's and they're restaurant that you have our favorites spot it's like to go to the beach or ladylike to do it on your. Minimal off time. I might is always there the beach. I usually go over to Stinson. David -- beach. That's just what I like to do I visit Santa Cruz along come off and since I'm from here you know trip out to gamble Walnut Creek is always gonna treat for me so I love the whole Bay Area and all the fans and people here. I love you included the north -- -- very every it's about the north bay needs your help -- Amy -- an exclusive. Think to check this out on CS and Mary dot com.