WATCH: Michigan football player has first-career hit with baseball team


Michigan freshman athlete Joey Velazquez is playing both football and baseball and received the first action of his college career on Saturday in the 14-2 win over UConn in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Velasquez subbed in for Clark Elliott in right field and grabbed his first hit as a Wolverine in the bottom of the eighth on a single through the right side of the infield. He is currently listed as a linebacker on the football roster and was a three-star recruit out of Columbus, Ohio.