Name: Brendan James Katin
Hometown: Fort Myers, Florida
Resides: Wellington, Florida
School: Miami Hurricanes
Walk-Up Music: Hard Workin' Man - Brooks & Dunn
Sunflower Seeds or Bubblegum: Seeds
Favorite Music: Keith Anderson, Jason Aldean, Zack Brown Band, Eric Church, and Brooks & Dunn
Favorite Movies: Bloodsport, Boondock Saints, Super Troopers, Adam Sandler movies, and my favorite recent release would have to be Hall Pass
Favorite Actor: Adam Sandler
What's on TV: I'm really big into Swamp People these days, and also I'd have to say River Monsters, and Tosh.0.
Magazine Subscriptions: Florida Sportsmen
Favorite Food: My Mom's Meatloaf
Favorite Restaurant: Benihana
Favorite Cartoon as a Kid: Thundercats
Favorite Professional Athlete Growing Up: Mark McGwire
Favorite Current Athlete In Another Sport: LaDainian Tomlinson
Most Memorable Baseball Moment: Playing in the 2004 College World Series
My Welcome to Professional Baseball Moment was: Having Ed Sedar and Mark Littell as my first coaches in rookie ball in Helena, Montana.
My First Car was a: Chevy Suburban
My Dream Car is a: Ford F650
I Currently Drive a: Ford F250
I'm Afraid of: Lizards
Most Influential in Getting Me to Where I am Today: My Parents
Person Who Taught Me The Most: Don Money
Who Would Portray Me in a Movie About My Life: Chris Farley
Funniest Teammate: Tim Dillard
Best Dressing Teammate: Jeremy Reed
Most Intense Teammate: Justin James
Biggest Influence on My Batting Stance: Hitting Coach Sandy Guerrero
My Dream Date: Whitney Duncan
If I Wasn't Playing Baseball, I would be: Hopefully fishing...
Person I Would Like to Meet Outside of the Baseball World: Gary Allan
Favorite Original Nintendo Game: Super Mario Bros.
My Favorite Team City To Travel To: Reno, Nevada
Best & Worst Aspects About Being a Ballplayer:
- Best: The friends I have made during my career
- Worst: Travel
One Thing I Can't Live Without: My Cell Phone
Best Advice I've Ever Received: Keep your eye on the ball
Best Advice I Would Offer Kids Who Want To Play Professional Ball: Just keep at it and don't try to do too much.
Most Underrated Baseball Skill Kids Should Learn: Hitting homers
Favorite Place to visit in Nashville: Pancake Pantry - They have the best breakfast.
My First Job and How Much I was Paid: Working construction for $12.00/hr.
Best Prank I've Played On Someone: Changed a teammate's intro music to Madonna
Offseason Activities to Relax: A lot of fishing.
If I Could Face any Pitcher, it would be: Nic Ungs
If I Could Be Anyone Else In The World For One Day, It Would Be: Captain Jose Wejebe
Most Famous Person in my Cell Phone is: Bird
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