Former NIACC coach Travis Hergert back in big league camp with the Phillies

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Published on July 12, 2020 -
It's an uncertain year for Hergert, but he's enjoying every step of the way.

Former NIACC coach Travis Hergert back in big league camp with the Phillies

Next in after months of waiting on the sidelines due to the coronavirus, one local coach is cotinuing his dream.




"*t news three sp zach gilleland joins me now with the latest.xx last time we checked in with travis hergert, he was waiting to see if we'd even have a baseball season.

We'll have a major league season, and that means hergert is in philadelphia with his dream job.

I spoke with the former niacc manager about the ride he's had and the uncertainty that covid?

"*19 has brought.xx after months of waiting.... travis hergert is in big league camp with the philadelphia phillies.

For the former niacc head coach, there's nothing like being back at the diamond.

"just to be around baseball, just to hear the crack of the bat, to hear guys playing catch, just some normalcy, it's been nice."

His first season as assistant pitching coordinator with the phillies ?


"* he's to adjust to a changing baseball season.

'i'll be here for a couple of more weeks until we break camp and then it's kind of to be determined."

Major league baseball's opening day was pushed back nearly four months to july 23rd... it's a lot of waiting and seeing how things will shake up with covid?

"*19, but for a coach that's had to wait ?


"* hergert isn't frustrated, but grateful.

"to say you're frustrated i think would be a disservice to all those minor leaguers that are out there or staff members that can't be here."

Other former trojans have made the jump to big league camp as well ?


"* brandon williamso bryce ball.

Their former skipper couldn't say enough about their progression in the sport.

"just really proud of those guys because i know how much work they've put into it and how much they've earned every bit of this."

Hergert will stay in philadelphia for now.

Even with an uncertain season ?


"* he's enjoying e step of the way.

"it's been such

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