P.J. Sandoval Q&A

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
NOVEMBER 22, 2004

Every week during the fall season, SoonerSports.com will provide Sooner fans a candid look at the Oklahoma baseball team through individual question and answer sessions with each player.  This week P.J. Sandoval answers a variety of questions ranging from what he collects to his favorite holiday.

1. What would be the title of your autobiography?  “Blessed”

2. If you could star in a movie with any particular actor or actress, who would it be?  Robert De Niro or Salma Hayek

3. Do you have anything in particular that you collect?  No

4. Name one thing the fans don’t know about you.  I have six sisters and no brothers.

5. What do you like to do when you’re not playing baseball?  Surf and sleep

6. What was the toy that you played with the most when you were younger?  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

7. What’s the first thing you had to learn about playing your position?  Humility

8. What’s the scariest thing you’ve ever done?  Move to Oklahoma

9. Do you have a pre-game ritual you perform?  Pray

10. If you could do one thing better it would be ...  Throw a slider.

11. Biggest accomplishments:  Made it to a Division I school

12. Most memorable baseball experience:  Went to the Junior League World Series at 13 years old

13. The toughest thing I’ve ever had to do:  Go against the flow

14. The most famous person I have ever met:  Joel Pedretti

15. Must-see TV:  Home Improvement re-runs

16. Favorite song:  I’ll Be There by the Jackson Five

17. Favorite topping on waffles or pancakes:  Knott’s Boisenberry Syrup

18. What do you feel that you contribute most to this team?  Positive motivation and leadership

19. Name someone that you have always wanted to meet.  Jesus

20. Favorite holiday:  Christmas

21. What is the most recent movie you have rented?  The Butterfly Effect

22. What is your favorite thing to do in Norman?  Study hall

23. What is your dream job?  Infield dragger at Angel Stadium

24. What is your top priority?  The Lord





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