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Do you have any pets?
No I don't. I've never had one (except turtles and fish) and never want one. Too much responsibility
for me to handle.
Who is your favourite actor/actress?
Morgan Freeman, mainly because he plays the best role in Shawshank Redemption.
What food can you absolutely not stand to eat?
What is your favourite restaurant to eat at?
Any authentic Mexican restaurant, but my favorite is El Ranchero. I could literally eat there 5 days a
What is your favourite clothing store?
Funny enough, I'm going to have to say the Flea Market in Pickering.
What is your favourite holiday?
Christmas, hands down! Family, friends, good food (does it get any better)
If you could have dinner with three people, living or deceased, who would they be?
Ozzie Smith, My grandfather and Jesus (interesting mix huh)
What is your most memorable moment as an Oshawa Dodgers or if this will be your first
season, why did you want to become an Oshawa Dodger?
July 2006. Do I even have to explain?
What type of music do you like?
Rap and Hip Hop. Going to school in West Virginia has given me newly acquired taste for country
music. Whether that’s a good or bad is up for debate.
What is your nickname?
BMack. The newest is Sweet B (don't ask)
Do you have any piercings or tattoos?
No, and don’t expect to in the near future.
What is your most prized possession?
My awesome is family. They do everything and anything imaginable.
What’s your favourite quote or saying?
There's no such thing as coulda, shoulda or woulda. If you shoulda and coulda, you woulda done it. -
What is your biggest regret?
C'mon now, you don't actually expect me to tell my teammates and Dodger fans!
What is your favourite televison show?
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Funniest show in the history of TV.
What IBL team do you most look forward to playing and why?
Barrie Baycats. In order to beat them, you have to do the little things, there not going to beat
themselves. Plus I have family up in Barrie, and enjoy playing in front of them.
Do you play a musical instrument?
No, I played trombone in grade 7, that didn’t go so well.
What is your favourite board game?
Monopoly, I'm pretty good at it too.
What are your pet peeves?
Smoking, thank God my Dad finally quit.
Do you have any bad habits?
I get really nervous playing baseball and come home with no nails.
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go and why?
Hawaii would be pretty awesome. Completely secluded from the rest of the world, surrounded by
nothing but beach and ocean.
What is your favourite book?
What is one of your most embarrassing moments?
Striking out in a game vs Charleston University, and slipping down the steps into the dugout.
Who is your hero/role model?
Ozzie Smith. Maybe the only player in MLB history to make the Hall of Fame strictly on his glove.
Do you have any phobias?
Acrophobia (heights) and Claustrophobia (tight spaces)
Name: Bradley James McConnachie
Birthday: July 6, 1983
Favourite MLB Team: Toronto Blue Jays
Favourite Sports Team: Toronto Raptors
Favourite Sport (other than Baseball): Hockey
Favourite Athlete: Ron Francis
Favourite Number: 44
Favourite Colour: Green
Favourite Food: Mexican
Favourite Song: Regulate - Warren G & Nate Dogg
Favourite Musical Artist/Group: Jurassic 5
Favourite Movie: Shawshank Redemption
Parents Names: Sue and Dan
Siblings Names and Ages: Brett (21)
School Attending/Attended: Ohio Valley University
Year of (Anticipated) Graduation: May 2007
Most Memorable Baseball Moment: Winning the WVIAC
Championship @ Ohio Valley University in 2006.
Hobbies: Anything that has to do with sports, hanging out
with the boys, my awesome girlfriend Rachel.
|Q&A WITH BRAD McCONNACHIE