D-backs discuss hardships involved in reaching the Majors

Apr 4, 2015, 3:00 AM | Updated: 3:01 am

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.

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