Rendon getting intentionally walked by ECU.
This weekend I traveled down to Greenville, NC to watch Anthony Rendon and the Rice Owls take on the East Carolina University Pirates for a three game series. After the game on Saturday I sat down with Rendon to discuss a variety of topics, such as his ankle injuries, his shoulder issues this year, the 2011 draft, and the new bats in the NCAA.
You came in to the season as the consensus number one draft prospect. You had the big season last year. Coming in to the season, what was your approach with all the hype that surrounded you?
I mean, it's not letting any of that stuff get to my head. I guess you can't even focus on what's going on outside and what people are writing about or what people are saying about the future. I'm not even...
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