Getting to Know Jeremy Schaffer

TULANEGREENWAVE.COM Jeremy Schaffer drove in 52 RBI's and hit 12 home runs in 2010
Jeremy Schaffer drove in 52 RBI's and hit 12 home runs in 2010

Oct. 20, 2010

I chose Tulane because... I loved the coaching staff, facilities, campus and New Orleans.

The best part about playing baseball at Tulane is... The great team chemistry we have and competing every day on the field.

My goals for this season are...to make it to Omaha and play in the College World Series.

Do you have any pregame rituals/superstitions? I always sit in the same spot for pregame meal.

What is your favorite thing to do outside of baseball? Hanging out by a fire listening to music.

What is your favorite food? Favorite Game Day Meal? My favorite food is pizza and my favorite game day meal is a Cheeseburger.

If you could play for any MLB team, who would it be? It would be the Houston Astros, because they're my hometown team.

Who was your idol growing up? My idol was Craig Biggio, because he played the game hard every single day and never took a play off.

What was your greatest memory from last season? My greatest memory was the walk off win against Rice Friday night.

If you were not playing baseball, what would you be doing? I would probably be at school somewhere in Texas.

What music do you like to listen to before a game? None.

What is your hidden talent? I am pretty good at Brickbreaker on a Blackberry.

What is your favorite type of animal? I love dogs because they're the most fun to play with.

Why did the chicken cross the road? To get to the other side.

What is your favorite thing about New Orleans? All of the great restaurants.

If you were going to be stranded on an island and could have 3 things with you, what 3 items would you take with you? A couch, a TV and food.

What's something no one knows about you? I hate broccoli.

Vanilla or Chocolate? Chocolate.

What is the best road stadium/atmosphere that you have been in? East Carolina, because they have a great college atmosphere and the fans really get into the game.

One word that describes you as a person... Competitive.