Sage advice for young players

Veterans say the keys to a long career are to ask, listen, work and enjoy

Updated: April 1, 2009, 9:04 PM ET
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Gather round, all you prospects just heading into your first season in the big leagues. Randy Johnson has something to say to help you make the most of your careers.

"Listen and ask questions. Because you don't know everything," Johnson said. "If a 20-year veteran doesn't know everything and he's still intrigued by everything, why would someone with a couple of years in the league think he knows everything? Every person I've ever talked to over my career has said one thing, and it's always ...

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