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Spring Training Q&A: Jon Connolly

Connolly: 9-5, 2.40 ERA last year for Daytona

<B>MESA, Ariz.</B> - LHP Jon Connolly says he wasn't sure what to think when he learned he had been traded to the Cubs from the Detroit Tigers last April.

Inside The Ivy: Jon, tell us a little about yourself for our readers. Jon Connolly: I went to high school in Oneonta, N.Y., and then got drafted in the 28th round out of high school. My brother, Mike, is a pitcher in the Pittsburgh Pirates' farm system. As for me, I started my professional career in 2001 by playing in my hometown of Oneonta with the Tigers' Low-A team. Inside The Ivy: Describe... Recommended Stories

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