There's an ideal progression that most young athletes with baseball dreams tend to see themselves following.
You play Little League and move on to high school ball. You have a successful varsity career and catch on with a good college baseball program.
While you're there, you happen to catch the eye of a scout and it's not long before your name is called in the draft. From there, you run the minor league circuit. Then, of course, you get that coveted call up to the major leagues.
Douglas High grad Cody Begovich is now somewhere around the halfway mark.