Inside Lion Baseball: Getting to Know David Edwards held a question and answer session with baseball player David Edwards.

Nov. 27, 2012

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - As the 2013 season approaches, we here at would like to (re)introduce you to some of the baseball players who will be gracing Page Stadium's field this year. We have asked all the players a series of questions that range from why they chose LMU to what they would change their name to if they could. If you have any additional question that you'd like to see answered in the future, please feel free to email Tyler Geivett at

Today's question and answer session will feature sophomore David Edwards. Why did you choose LMU/What do you like most about LMU?
David Edwards: I chose LMU for it prestigious acknowledgement, also because I found the coaches here to be dedicated to success, which is one of the things I was looking for when deciding what team I wanted to play for. What I like most about LMU is that every day I am here I am always getting better at something. #OMAHA

LMU: Do you have a nickname? Explain the meaning behind it.
DE: Usually everyone calls me Eddie because it's close to my last name but not as long.

LMU: What is your greatest highlight on the field?
DE: My greatest highlight on LMU's baseball field was when I went 3-for-4 in one of our games.

LMU: After LMU, what do you want to do?
DE: After LMU I hope to get drafted by a professional team and make my way up in their organization. Ultimately my goal is to reach pro ball and to play for as long as I can.

LMU: What is the early favorite for your walk-up song?
DE: My early favorite for a walk up song is going to have to be Rock of Ages by Def Leppard or Carry on my Wayward Son by Kansas.



LMU: What is your favorite movie?
DE: No Strings Attached

LMU: What is your favorite book?
DE: Wizards First Rule by Terry Goodkind

LMU: You are given $1,000,000 - what do you spend it on?
DE: I would probably use it to pay for some college expenses and the rest I would invest in something to make even more money.

LMU: If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?
DE: Super strength so I would hit home runs every time I got up.

LMU: If I take a look inside your refrigerator what would I find?
DE: Some of my mom's homemade machaca and pulled pork, along with a couple gallons of milk.

LMU: Name at least one television show that you watch every week.
DE: Well it use to be Supernatural but we finished all their episodes so now Brandon Horth and I usually watch The Walking Dead.

LMU: What is your most prized possession?
DE: My friends and family

LMU: Who is your biggest influence in life?
DE: My family is my biggest influence in my life. Whenever I have a problem or need advice they're always there to help me.

LMU: Name one thing not many people know about you.
DE: My right eye sees colors darker than my left. My left eye would see yellows to be brighter and my right eye would see it as more of an orange.

LMU: If you could witness any event past, present or future, what would it be?
DE: The 2004 Playoffs when Boston wins the World Series

LMU: Are you a morning or night person?
DE: Definitely more of a night person

LMU: If you could be any animal, what would you be?
DE: I'd want to be the Hawk that's always by the LMU baseball field since he's got the best view of all the games.

LMU: What was your favorite childhood television program?
DE: Buzz Lightyear


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