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PhoulBallz Interviews Lakewood's Alan Schoenberger

Alan Schoenberger was signed by the Phillies as an amateur free agent in 2006. In his first 3 seasons as a professional, Alan struggled to produce offensively, posting a low .201 batting average. In 2010, however, Alan has had a break out season and delivered a .281 batting average with a .751 OPS in 68 games thus far with the Phillies' A Level affiliate the Lakewood BlueClaws.

This past weekend I spoke with Schoenberger, a native of Australia, and found out how he first became interested in baseball, how he turned his fortunes around at the plate this season and much more. Check out the media player below to listen to the full interview.




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