Tag: matt klug

Matt Klug: In My Own Words

The following is a guest post written by 2018 38th round draft pick, Matthew Klug. June 6th, 2018. “The Chicago White Sox select draft ID 4549. Klug, Matthew. Outfielder, Brookwood High School. Snellville, Georgia.” That day, my life changed forever. Every young baseball player dreams about hearing their name called in the MLB Draft one ...

White Sox Draft Pick Creates Non-Profit for Children Affected by Tragedy

Life has not been easy for Matthew Klug, the Brookwood High School graduate who was selected by the Chicago White Sox in the 2018 MLB Draft. He has endured a childhood filled with heartbreak after losing several loved ones close to him. Matthew's mother, Julie, battled chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and emphysema throughout his ...