Baseball is one of those sports where size doesn’t matter. You don’t have to be 6 feet, 10 inches tall, or weigh 300 lbs. to stand out.
In an interview in Cut, Braves catcher Kurt Suzuki recalls playing with lots of Asian American kids while growing up in Maui, Hawaii. As he went up the athletic ladder — high school, college, minor leagues — there were fewer and fewer players that looked like him.