D-backs discuss hardships involved in reaching the Majors
If being a Major League baseball player was easy, everyone would do it.
The journey to the Majors is often a lengthy one chalk full of setbacks, frustration and seasons spent on the road living life out of a duffle bag. It’s not glamorous, and more times than not, it ends in a player never experiencing the thrill of putting on a Major League uniform.
Cronkite News’ Katelyn Niemiec caught up with a handful of Arizona Diamondbacks minor leaguers at Salt River Fields to capture their perspective on the process and challenges involved in making it to the big leagues.