BARRY LARKIN Q&A; FRIDAY’S POSTGAME FIREWORKS PLAYLIST
As part of the 11 Days of Barry Larkin celebration, here are the questions/answers from Twitter and Facebook…
1. Zack Evers (@zeek35) – You’re my favorite baseball player of all time. Who’s yours?
BL: My favorite players: Pete Rose, Tony Perez, Dave Concepcion
2. Chasse Sawyer (@chassesawyer) – What’s the one thing you will always remember about playing for the Cincinnati Reds?
BL: Playing in the town I grew up in…dreaming about and getting to play for Reds
3. Jason Skinner (@datdudewhopper) – What was your favorite team to play with (meaning year)?
BL: 1990 team had great personalities. 1999 team was fun also.
4. Jesse Auciello (@jesseauciello) – Are you interested in being a coach or manager at some point?
BL: If managerial opportunity becomes available in a few years then I would look at that option.
5. zwright (@zwright05h) – Mr.Larkin, What was your favorite ballpark when on the road?
BL: I really enjoyed Shea stadium…liked Wrigley and Dodger stadium.
6. Kenny Hughes – Who is winning the Series this year?
BL: There’s a bunch of baseball left to play. Too early to predict…all teams have weaknesses.
7. Summer Patterson – Who is your favorite current Reds player?
BL: I like Brandon Phillips, Joey Votto and the Cuban missile Aroldis Chapman.
8. Mark King – Who was the funniest teammate?
BL: Funniest teammates: Luis Quinones and Sean Casey.
9. Chris Gabis – You were an inspiration for me as a young baseball player, who were the players you looked up to?
BL: I looked up to Pete Rose.
10. John Parker – Who was the toughest pitcher you faced?
BL: I had trouble with RHP Marvin Freeman…Randy Johnson and Nolan Ryan were intimidating.
11. Steven Robinson - What was your greatest moment as a Red?
BL: As a team…winning the world series…individually….being the first Shortstop to join 30/30 club.
Also, here’s the soundtrack for Friday’s Barry Larkin-themed postgame fireworks show…
00:00 – 01:04 House of Pain Jump Around
00:56 – 01:59 MC Hammer Can’t Touch This
01:50 – 03:25 The Script Ft. Will.I.Am Hall of Fame
03:17 – 04:15 LL Cool J Mama Said Knock You Out.
04:14 – 05:16 Nelly Hot in Here
05:15 – 06:52 Run DMC Walk This Way
06:38 – 08:22 Dr. Dre Nuthin’ But A G Thang
08:16 – 09:37 Kenny Loggins Danger Zone
09:24 – 11:17 Marky Mark & the Funky Bunch Good Vibrations
11:11 – 12:45 Will Smith Getting Jiggy With It
12:37 – 14:19 Poison Nothing But A Good Time
14:13 – 16:00 Quad City DJ’s Come on Ride The Train