Mic check

A growing number of jocks are making music. Nothing wrong with that.

Updated: June 18, 2010, 4:00 PM ET
By Sam Alipour | ESPN The Magazine

This article appears in the June 28 issue of ESPN The Magazine.

Jake Peavy sits "backstage" -- more accurately a ventilation room at the Venue in Scottsdale, Ariz. -- tuning his Gibson and half­listening to the muffled bass line that seeps through the wall. Onstage, Aubrey Huff is doing Johnny Cash's "Folsom Prison Blues" while a Cactus League crowd of 1,200 stomp their flip-flops. On deck are guitarist Scott Linebrink, vocalist Bronson Arroyo and Barry Zito, sitting in ...

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