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 Brent Hodge answers a variety of questions ranging from what his favorite OU tradition is to who his hero was as a kid.
1. What’s your biggest pet-peev? When people have their blinker on to turn right at a red light, but don’t turn.
2. Why do you wear your jersey number? It’s the same number as Chipper Jones
3. List three words that describe you: Responsible and hard-working
4. Favorite hobby: Playstation II
5. Who was your hero as a kid? Michael Jordan
6. Who is your favorite non-baseball athlete? Jerry Rice
7. What advice can you offer to kids just starting out playing baseball? Listen to your coaches
8. If you could have one last meal, it would be ... Chicken Fried Steak
9. What’s your favorite OU tradition? The leader of the Marching Band
10. The OU record I dream of breaking: Single-season and career batting average
11. The person in history I would most like to meet: Jesus Christ
12. The person I pattern my game after is ... Michael Young
13. If I could spend the day with anyone it would be ... Jessica Simpson
14. Video game that you’re hooked on: NCAA Football 2005
15. Most flattering outfit: T-shirt and shorts
16. Favorite type of chips: Poker chips
17. Favorite cartoon character: Johnny Bravo
18. Hamburgers or hot dogs? Hamburgers
19. Favorite midnight snack: Milk
20. If you could have any superhuman baseball power, what would it be? To put the ball in slow motion
21. Is your glass half-empty or half-full? Completely full!
22. Where is your favorite store to shop in the mall? Abercrombie