Pronounce This? St. Joe Baseball's Tough Names

David Osowski, Louis Ruszkowski, Andrew Mysliewiec, Thad Pajakowski, Michael Krzyewski, Broc Tarwacki, John Smolinksi, J.R. Majewski and Andrew VAnderwielle.

Not the easist names to pronounce, especially not for a first year coach.

It wasn't easy for John Gumpf when off-season workouts began last September. In the beginning first names and nicknames were the way to go.

There's David O, Louie, Mice, Paj, Special K, Broc, Smo, JR, and Vandy.

Over the year, Gumpf has been asked by PA announcers and media members how to pronounce some of his players names. That's a daunting task.

And while he still had trouble with some of the names, coach passed our final exam with flying colors.

To see how he did and to hear how the names are pronounced, click on the video link above.


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