Q&A with Houston County's Brodie Chestnutt
Meet Brodie Chestnutt, a 6-foot-4, 225-pound pitcher/infielder/outfielder from Houston County who has signed to play at Florida State. Chestnutt is a member of the South Georgia Big 10 cover for the 2021 Georgia Dugout Preview Magazine. Here are 10 questions with him.
Q: What in-game rituals or superstitions do you have?
A: My in-game ritual is to sit in the same spot between innings.
Q: Who is your favorite professional sports team?
A: Atlanta Braves.
Q: What is your favorite food to eat?
A: My mom's beef stew with potatoes.
Q: Name one thing people may be surprised to learn about you?
A: I am a very quiet person and I don't like attention on me at all.
Q: Who is your favorite teacher and what is your favorite high school subject?
A: Jared Allen at HoCo is my favorite teacher. He teaches my favorite subject history. His way of teaching makes it more interesting and fun to learn.
Q: Outside of baseball, what is your next hobby?
Q: If you could travel anywhere outside the U.S., what would be your dream location and why?
A: I would love to travel to Germany because I enjoy learning about WWII.
Q: Name the person you'd like to meet the most.
A: Justin Verlander so we can discuss pitching and I can learn from him.
Q: Who has been the most influential person in your life?
A: My dad because he has taught me to work hard.
Q: After baseball, what career are you planning to pursue?
A: After baseball, I want to be a coach like both of my parents and teach kids about the game I love and teach them about the life skills that come along with playing sports.