#15 David Kaplan, P
Date of Birth: 12/05/1990
Height: 5' 11" Weight: 180 lbs
College Experience: Southern Nazarene University
Resides: Miami, Florida
David is returning to pitch for the Power a second season and we are glad to have him back! David is a native of Miami, Florida and plans to graduate in 2014 with a major in Business Administration. He switched schools this year and plays for Southern Nazerene University, where we have had many great players come from to play for the Power. In high school he was on the 2009 State Champion team and was Most Improved Player. We are looking forward to David's return!
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Each year we learn a little bit more about our players through a questionnaire!
Why do you want to play baseball in Niagara Falls?:
To improve my spiritual walk and baseball ability.
What do you hope to do after college?
Baseball / Graduate School
Biggest thing that has surprised you in life after high school?
The amount of real problems you find out about in the lives of others.
Favorite type of music:
Christian, Alternative, Salsa, Everything
Favorite MLB player ever:
Favorite MLB Team:
Favorite Bible Verse:
Favorite vacation spot:
St. George Island
Favorite TV Show?
Favorite Holiday and why?
Thanksgiving because of the countless things I have to be thankful for, every second of every day.
If you couldn't play baseball what sport would you play?
Who has had the biggest positive influence on your life other than your parents?
Jesus Christ and my brothers Michael and Greg
If you were going to do “mission” work what country and why?
Cuba because of the culture and religious intolerance there.
Do you have any non-sports related talents?
Morning person or night owl?
Mess or OCD?
If you had to go without one thing for a week which would it be: TV, Smart phone/IPod or Car?
When did you start playing baseball?
4 years old
Favorite Baseball Memory?
Winning State Championship 2009
Ideal/Favorite Pet or no pet?
Best and worst food:
Best is Cuban food, worst is sushi