Ep. 5: Strength
Even as his body began to betray him as he grew older, Tim Harkins didn’t stop challenging himself, he just changed the nature of the challenge. And that strength was both an example and a blessing for his family until the very end.
Ep. 4: Humility
Whether encouraging his kids in sports or just sharing general wisdom, Tim Harkins had a way with words, and he always delivered them with humor and humility.
Ep. 3: Loyalty
Whether it was his beloved Zags, his friends or his family, Tim Harkins was always there for them, providing support, guidance and most of all, an unending supply of loyalty.
Ep. 2: Grace
Tim Harkins was not only a competitive person, he was also kind, thoughtful and compassionate. He had “Grace.” In Episode 2 of Razed Sports, we share stories of how he often handled himself in a way that drew others to him.
Ep. 1: Determination
In Episode 1 of Razed Sports, we learn about how Tim Harkins early on honed his determination, a trait that could sometimes border on bullheadedness, and how he brought that part of his personality into his battle with cancer.
Trailer: Season 3 begins Sept. 14
He was an athlete, a leader and a mentor. Most of all, he was my Dad. We lost my father, Tim Harkins, to cancer in the spring of 2020. This is his story.
Bonus: One-on-one with Cole Uvila
Having wrapped up Season 2 just as spring training was starting to crank up, it was time to catch up with Cole Uvila. So I headed out to Surprise, Arizona, and on Feb. 22, Cole and I sat down for a more traditional interview. Cole caught us up on everything that had happened since the…
Ep. 12: ‘The Stars Aligned’
Cole Uvila heads home to begin his offseason, taking with him a new-found momentum after a strong showing in the Arizona Fall League. That showing included one eye-opening pitch in the league’s All-Star game that not only bested the top prospect in the AFL, but also grabbed the attention of some scouts, reporters and analytics…
Ep. 11: ‘Every Dollar I’m Worth’
Cole finds himself navigating the slippery world of sports agents, going to one breakfast meeting after another, hearing pitch after pitch, searching for an agent who believes in him as much as he believes in himself. Meanwhile, his outings in the Arizona Fall League go so well that he lands the biggest honor of his…
Ep. 10: ‘Bordering on Elite’
As the season winds down in late August, Cole Uvila prepares for the Carolina League playoffs — with Hurricane Dorian looming — while also looking forward to competing in the Arizona Fall League, battling some late-season fatigue and reveling in the continuing improvement of his curveball.
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