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Exclusive Interview On Joe Benson

Benson is a five-tool player.

In the second round of the 2006 draft, the Twins selected Joe Benson out of Joliet High School in Illinois. One of the best football players in the state of Illinois, Benson is also a terror on the diamond. On Wednesday, sat down with his High School Coach, Mr. Jared Ross, for a quick Q&A about Benson. Coach Voss, I know that Joe was a star in football at Joliet (IL) High School. Do you think baseball or football is his best sport?Coach Voss: I believe that baseball is Joe's best sport. While he was a great football player, Joe's passion, according to him, has always been Recommended Stories

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