Thursday, December 18, 2008
Rinku and Dinesh Q&A
Rinku and Dinesh are the first indian born players to sign a MLB contract (with the Pirates). Both Rinku and Dinesh have their own blog and it's very entertaining, check it out. They both accepted to answer a few questions for the blog.
Alex H- What is your favorite American food?
Rinku = Pork Ribs and Banana Pancakes
Dinesh = Pizza
Alex H- What is your favorite American movie?
Rinku = Bad boys
Dinesh = Wanted
Alex H- Who is your favorite baseball player?
Rinku = Favorite Pitcher is Cliff Lee and Cole Hammels - favorite
hitter = Jim thome
Dinesh = favorite pitcher Cliff Lee and CC Sabathia - Favorite hitter -
Alex H- What do you both, Rinku and Dinesh do in your spare time?
R & D-We calling friends on the Skype and watching many movies. We watch
Baseball Tonight, but it not on now.
Alex H- The music here in America is great, what bands/songs have you been introduced to, which do you like, dislike?
R & D-We love all American music... most like Hip Hop, Eminem, BDP, No
Doubt. In America all music different. we like.
Alex H- Was the transition from cricket to baseball difficult?
R & D-We not playing the cricket in India. We javelin throwing there.
Alex H- Thankyou Rinku and Dinesh.
R & D- Remember to cheer for the pirates...
Alex H- I don't know if there are any fans left unfortunately...