Sox first-rounder Nick Madrigal: “I’m just excited to get things going”


Omaha, NE – JUNE 26: in the first inning during game one of the College World Series Championship Series on June 26, 2018 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

White Sox IF and the fourth overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft, Nick Madrigal joins Mark Carman and Harry Teinowitz as he begins his pro career with the Class A Kannapolis Intimidators.  He talks about setting personal goals throughout his baseball career and getting support from his family, the size-related comparisons to Jose Altuve that have popped up, comfort with playing defense around the infield, his method of handling the pressure that goes with being a high draft pick, and more.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


More Blackhawks


More Northwestern



More SportsClick

White Sox

More White Sox