Juhl Adjusts To Backup Role
September 16, 2008
Indians minor league catcher Brian Juhl is what you would call an organizational soldier. A player who has little chance of making it to the big leagues or even to Triple-A, but still important where he provides depth and fills a need at catcher in the middle levels of the system. As an organizational player, the playing time can be a bit sporadic, especially for a backup catcher. Through it all Juhl has kept a positive attitude and adjusted to not only the limited playing but also the transition to the professional ranks.
"To be honest, playing time [was] hard to come by,