Preseason Q&As: Patrick, Jamett, Benedetti
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Feb. 13, 2014

The 2014 Michigan baseball season is right around the corner. Before the first pitch on Friday, Feb. 14, at Texas State, MGoBlue.com will give you an inside look at Team 148 with our player Q&As. The final installment features redshirt junior Kendall Patrick, junior Dominic Jamett and freshman Carmen Benedetti.

Kendall Patrick Kendall Patrick, C
RS Junior
Mitchell, S.D.

After my baseball career I would like to ... Own a ranch in Montana.
My favorite athlete growing up was ...
Brett Favre
Most impressive person I have ever met ...
My sister Catherine. Jackson Glines is a close second.
Person in history I'd most like to meet ...
Henry Ford
If I played another sport, it would be ...
Rodeo
My advice for kids ... Never forget where you came from.
The sport I play the worst ... Lawn mower racing
Worst habit ...
Falling asleep within the first five minutes of movies.
Favorite MLB team ... Chicago White Sox
Favorite cartoon/TV show growing up ...
Didn't really watch TV.
Favorite TV channel ...
3
Favorite book ...
Lone Survivor
Favorite movie ...
Smokey and the Bandit
Favorite actor or actress ...
Morgan Freeman
Favorite video game ... Don't play them.
Favorite food ... Steak and potatoes
One word to describe Erik Bakich ... Intense
The fastest guy on the team is ... Alex Lakatos
The strongest player on the team ... Kevin White
One thing people don’t know about me is ... I've never had an energy drink.
If I had one wish it would be to ... See family more often.
One think I want to accomplish at Michigan is ... Win a Big Ten Conference championship

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Dominic Jamett Dominic Jamett, C
Junior
Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich.

After my baseball career I would like to ... Coach Division I baseball.
My favorite athlete growing up was ...
Brett Favre
Most impressive person I have ever met ...
Don Lund
Person in history I'd most like to meet ...
Ronald Reagan
If I played another sport, it would be ...
Basketball
My advice for kids is ...
Always treat people with respect.
The sport I play the worst ... Swimming
Worst habit ... Biting my nails
Favorite MLB team ...
Detroit Tigers
Favorite cartoon/TV show growing up ...
Bugs Bunny
Favorite TV channel ... ESPN
Favorite book ...
The Great Gatsby
Favorite movie ...
Top Gun
Favorite actor or actress ...
Al Pacino
Favorite video game ... Madden
Favorite food ... Steak
One word to describe Erik Bakich ... Leader
The fastest guy on the team is ... Alex Lakatos
The strongest player on the team ... Kevin White
One thing people don't know about me is ... I played soccer throughout high school.
If I had one wish it would be to ... Play in the MLB.
One think I want to accomplish at Michigan is ... Win a Big Ten championship.

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Carmen Benedetti Carmen Benedetti, IF
Freshman
Grosse Pointe, Mich.

After my baseball career I would like to ... Be a baseball coach.
My favorite athlete growing up was ...
Derek Jeter
Most impressive person I have ever met ...
My grandfather
Person in history I'd most like to meet ...
Babe Ruth
If I played another sport, it would be ... Basketball
My advice for kids is ...
Dedicate yourself.
The sport I play the worst ...
Hockey
Worst habit ... Biting my nails
Favorite MLB team ...
Detroit Tigers
Favorite cartoon/TV show growing up ...
Family Guy
Favorite TV channel ...
MLB Network
Favorite book ...
The Great Gatsby
Favorite movie ...
Fast and Furious series
Favorite actor or actress ... Leonardo DiCaprio
Favorite video game ... MLB The Show
Favorite food ... Hani
One word to describe Erik Bakich ... Energetic
The fastest guy on the team is ... Jacob Cronenworth
The strongest player on the team ... Kevin White
One thing people don’t know about me is ... I can wiggle my ears.
If I had one wish it would be to ... Have the ability to time travel.
One think I want to accomplish at Michigan is ... Get my degree.

Previous Q&As
Ogden, Hill, Lehmann (Feb. 11)
Szkutnik, White, Wenson (Feb. 7)
McAnallen, Maezes, Adcock (Feb. 5)
Ballantine, Jusick, Lamb (Feb. 3)


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