Behind the Screen: Sam Brief

Sam Brief is a professional sports broadcaster. He graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He is the Broadcast and Media Relations Manager for the Chicago Dogs. Follow Sam on Twitter and Instagram, and check out his portfolio. Follow The Chicago Dogs on Twitter and Instagram, and visit the team’s website to learn more…

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Behind the Dream: Trey Vavra

Trey Vavra is an infielder/outfielder from Menomonie, WI. He played two seasons with the Chicago Dogs. Some Fun Facts about Trey My dad and brothers all play(ed) professional baseball. 2. All of our dogs have T names: Thomie, Tula, and Torii. Named after Jim Thomie, Troy Tulowiski, and Torii Hunter. 3. All my brothers have…

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Behind the Seams: Sara Stock

Sara Stock is an accounting assistant from St. Louis, MO. She is the wife of Philadelphia Phillies pitcher, Robert Stock. Keep up with Sara on Instagram & Twitter! 5 Fun Facts about Sara Stock I was born and raised in St. Louis, MO I was a competitive dancer through high school, then coached my high school’s…

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Behind the Screen: Henry DaMour

Henry DaMour is a professional sports broadcaster. He graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He spent the summer of 2019 broadcasting for The Chicago Dogs (AAIPB). He now works as an e-sports broadcaster in Los Angeles, CA. You can follow him on Twitter or check out his portfolio. 5 fun facts about Henry…

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Behind the Seams: Maggie Hedges

Maggie Hedges is an esthetician from Orange County, CA. She is the wife of Austin Hedges, catcher for the San Diego Padres.  Keep up with Maggie on Instagram! 5 Fun Facts about Maggie Hedges: I was born in Orange County, CA. My fur baby, Mr. Beau, was my birthday present from Austin on my 19th birthday!…

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Behind the Dream: Justin Goossen-Brown

Justin Goossen-Brown is a pitcher from Sherman Oaks, CA. He graduated from San Diego State University before playing with The Chicago Dogs last year. What are 5 fun facts about you? I’m learning how to play guitar. I have an uncle who played in the majors. I’m the second youngest of 5 kids. I didn’t…

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Behind the Seams: Hannah Garcia

Hannah Garcia is the wife of San Diego Padres infielder, Greg Garcia. In her spare time, she loves to volunteer and help out around the San Diego community. Keep up with Hannah on Instagram! Q: What are 5 fun facts about you?  I was born and raised in small town St. Joseph, MO, where most…

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Behind the Seams: Beth McFarland

Beth McFarland is a beauty consultant from Mobile, AL. She is the girlfriend of Ethan Skender, an infielder for San Diego Padres affiliate, the Fort Wayne TinCaps. Keep up with Beth on Instagram & Twitter! 5 Fun Facts about Beth McFarland I am extremely good at riddles. I know, so odd. Ha! I work for…

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Behind the Seams: Natalie Szczur

Natalie Szczur is the wife of Philadelphia Phillies’ outfield Matt Szczur. Five fun facts about Natalie: I am a beach girl at heart. I grew up in North Wildwood, New Jersey. It’s a small island on the southern tip of NJ, with white beaches and an amusement boardwalk. During the summer, hundreds of thousands of…

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Behind the Dream: Marcus Reyes

Marcus Reyes is a relief pitcher from Vista, CA. He played at San Diego State University before being drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in 2017. Last season (2019), he played for the Class-A Lansing Lugnuts in Lansing, MI. Keep up with Marcus on Instagram & Twitter! Q: What’s your favorite baseball movie? I’d probably say Major League…

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