July 2014

Get to Know Your Baby Bombers: Jordan Foley

Jordan Foley makes an appearance at MCU Park against the Brooklyn Cyclones (photo by Robert Pimpsner)

Jordan Foley makes an appearance at MCU Park against the Brooklyn Cyclones (photo by Robert Pimpsner)

Name: Jordan Foley

Position: Pitcher

Height: 6’3

Weight: 220

Birthday: July 12, 1993

Hometown: The Colony, Texas

College: Central Michigan University

Favorite Food: Mac & Cheese

Favorite Movie: Lone Survivor

Favorite TV Show: House of Cards

Favorite Athlete: Dirk Nowitzki

Have you played any other sports? What sports and for how long? Basketball until freshman year of high school and soccer until I was 12

What is your biggest career highlight so far? Signing with the New York Yankees

What was the favorite baseball team growing up? Texas Rangers

What do you like most about New York City? Times Square

The least? The amount of people

What family member are you closest with? Why? My father. He’s my role model.

If you could play catch with anyone (alive or deceased), who would it be? Bob Gibson

What was the first concert you ever saw? Eli Young Band

What was your first job? Little League umpire

Do you have any superstitions? Yes. Jumping over the foul line.

Want to follow Jordan’s journey in Staten Island and beyond? Follow him on Twitter: @JFol12

WFAN Fan Takeover – July 16 – VOTE NOW!

Finally, a day controlled almost entirely by the fans! On Wednesday, July 16, WFAN will broadcast live from Richmond County Bank Ballpark to present Fan Takeover Night. As part of the night, we’re letting you, the fans, decide much of the entertainment for the night including headshot backgrounds, walk-up music, in-game videos, dance performances, prizes and more! We’re also giving fans the chance to take part in the game through announcing players coming up to bat and running out with players to their positions before the game. Cast your votes below to have your say in the game! And stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter accounts for tons of chances to get involved over the next few days!