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RC Interview with Mitch Hodge

Hodge is a native of British Columbia

Mitch Hodge learned of his 4th round selection by the Royals on Thursday afternoon while he was at his school's graduation in British Columbia. Hodge's parents bought him a Royals hat, which he proudly wore as he crossed the stage to receive his diploma. On Thursday evening, RC caught up with Hodge to discuss his repertoire, his experience as a baseball player in Canada, and his extraordinary day.

Royals Corner: First off, Mitch, congratulations. I know you were at graduation today when you learned about being drafted by the Royals. How are you feeling right now? Mitch Hodge: Thank you very much. It was amazing. Unexpected, just like the draft. It's unpredictable, but it came out to be that my name was called in the fourth round, and that was just amazing. I've been getting phone... Recommended Stories