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Shinskie knows he’ll get the ball

Eagles’ spring training good for former pitcher

DAVE SHINSKIE 10 starts in ’09 DAVE SHINSKIE
10 starts in ’09
By Michael Whitmer
Globe Staff / March 26, 2010

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This time last year, Dave Shinskie was focused on fastballs and offspeed stuff, strikeouts and occasionally covering first base. He never dreamed about Boston College and rarely thought about football. If someone had asked the minor league pitcher how good of a quarterback he was, scale of 1 to 10? “I’d have said a 9. I was pretty good in ... (Full article: 840 words)

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