Brody Stevens' loss of life brings reactions from baseball individuals who knew comic/actor

Brody Stevens earned fame as a comic and actor, however earlier than he hit the standup circuit he was Steven Brody, pitcher, Arizona State.

He saved baseball in his life — which ended Friday in a reported suicide at age 48 — after switching to leisure, and he used his diamond experiences to help his efficiency.

“I feel there’s an overlap there, for certain. There’s a body-language studying that must be achieved if you pitch. You take a look at the hitter’s eyes, or how they react to a sure pitch, and it’s an identical factor with an viewers. It might be how are they sitting.  How are they laughing? There are a number of variables,” he informed the Arizona Republic in 2015.

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Stevens made friendships throughout his profession with quite a few baseball folks — lots of them had ties to his favourite crew, the Cubs. A few of these folks posted remembrances on social media after studying of his loss of life: 

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