What was your
welcome to the big leagues moment?
My first at bat,
with the Indians in 1997. I remember getting a hit and saying, If I never play
another day, I can always say I got a hit in the big leagues. I got to first
and I was so excited, I couldn't even tell you.
In Colorado I had
a real long at bat--foul, foul, foul. The next one was a ball. I thought it was
ball four, and I went all the way to first. But it was only ball three. I went
back to home, and the fans were getting all over me. I raised my hands over my
head, and everybody started laughing.
Movies. I just saw
Superman--that was good. The special effects were great, and he's Superman, you
If I weren't
playing baseball, I'd be ...
trying to be a
professional wrestler. I just loved it growing up--my favorite wrestler of all
time is probably Mick Foley.
After homering in
his first game as a Tiger, Casey doubled in two runs to help beat the Indians