Photo by Christopher Tomlinson

Former Colorado Rockies outfielder Dante Bichette speaks Friday night at a press conference before the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series banquet at Two Rivers Convention Center. Bichette shared with the 10 teams playing in the JUCO World Series how two at-bats at a junior college scrimmage changed the course of his life and career.

‘It was a shot that I got’

Bichette shares his juco experience at JUCO banquet

Dante Bichette is a legend at Palm Beach Community College (Florida) — a titan with a mythical home run that jump-started a long career in professional baseball.
Before Bichette was a Blake Street Bomber blasting home runs for the Colorado Rockies, he was Danny Bichette, a high school senior with very few college prospects.

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