IMG_1009

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Tyler Talbert

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn

Tyler Talbert is a 6’1 freshman RHP at Dallas Baptist University from Flower Mound HS in Texas. He’s ranked 37th of all RHP in the class of 2020 coming from the state of Texas, according to Perfect Game. Talbert has a 90+ mph fastball, along with 3 complimentary off-speed pitches including a curveball, slider, and a change-up.

Q: What led you to choose to continue your career at DBU?

A: “I went on a visit there my sophomore year, and I just loved the atmosphere and just everything about it. Overall, the development and the culture is definitely what attracted me.”

Q: What’s your major and why did you choose that major?

A: “Business and because it’s a good general degree that I can do a lot with.”

Q: Once you got to college, how did you feel about transitioning from a two-way player to a pitcher only?

A: “Kind of mad, but I realized I have more potential as a pitcher.”

Q: Summarize your freshman year/season so far.

A: “I had arm issues in the fall, and didn’t really pitch. In the beginning of the season, I was lingering with arm injuries. Now, my arm is starting to feel good again and feels much better.”

Q: Why did you choose to play for CLPB this summer?

A: “My coaches recommended it so I could train at Cressey Sports Performance. And because it’s in Florida, but the main reason is to train with Cressey and play in a competitive league at the same time.”

Q: What are your expectations for the upcoming CLPB season?

A: “I’m expecting to get a lot of innings in. Overall just have a good summer so in the fall I can be better than I was before.”

Q: What’s the best baseball experience you’ve ever had?

A: “Junior year of high school was probably the best. We made a good playoff run, had a great group of guys, the team was deep pitching and deep hitting. But we lost in the semis to South Lake Texas. I was the closer for the team that year.”

Q: If you got to choose one MLB team to select you in a future draft, who would it be and why?

A: “That’s a tough question. Honestly the Padres because they have a ton of young and cool prospects and exciting players.”

PLAYER FINANCIAL AGREEMENT

This Financial Agreement (« Agreement ») is between you and PALM BEACH BSB, LLC (“CLPB”). Permission to participate in the 2021 CLPB season is conditional upon your acceptance of and satisfactory performance under this Agreement. By clicking on the “I accept” button below, you have indicated that you have read, understand, consent and agree to the terms of the Player Financial Agreement. Acceptance of this Agreement will bind you to the terms herein in a legally enforceable contract with the CLPB.


In furtherance of the 2021 Letter of Intent and Player Agreement entered into with PALM BEACH BSB, LLC (“CLPB”), I hereby agree to furnish $1000.00 to the CLPB for and in consideration of my participation in the CLPB season, including all post-season play.


By accepting this Agreement, I agree to submit a $500.00 deposit to the CLPB by December 19, 2020, and to submit a second installment of $500.00 to the CLPB by March 17, 2021. I acknowledge and agree that I am responsible for an additional expense for insurance coverage to be determined before the beginning of the CLPB season. The CLPB reserves the right to require proof of medical insurance as a pre-condition to participation in the CLPB season.


By accepting this Agreement, I acknowledge and agree that I will have the option to train with Cressey Sports Performance during the CLPB season at the additional cost of $299.00 per month to be paid directly to Cressey Sports Performance.
By accepting this Agreement, I acknowledge and agree that I will be required to sign additional necessary waivers to participate in the CLPB season when I arrive at the CLPB.


This Agreement and any dispute, controversy, disagreement, or issue of construction or interpretation arising hereunder, whether relating to its execution, performance, validity or the obligations provided herein, shall be governed and interpreted according to the laws of the state of Florida. In the event that there is any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement, or to the interpretation, breach or enforcement thereof, and any action or proceeding is commenced to enforce the provisions of this Agreement, each Party shall be responsible for payment of their own attorneys’ fees. THE PARTIES HEREBY WAIVE TRIAL BY JURY FOR ANY DISPUTES THAT ARISE OUT OF OR ARE IN ANY WAY RELATED TO OR DERIVE FROM THIS AGREEMENT. The Contracting Parties must and shall mediate any dispute prior to instituting legal proceedings against one another, and upon instituting legal proceedings, shall again submit the dispute for mediation within 60 days. Jurisdiction and venue shall lie and any litigation must be commenced in Palm Beach County, Florida. The Contracting Parties hereby agree that this Agreement will not be construed more strictly against either Contracting Party regardless of which Contracting Party is responsible for its preparation. Player agrees that the foregoing deposit is non refundable under any circumstances, except in the event of injury