The MLB prospect chasing a T20 dream: ‘I’m going all in with cricket’

Boomer Collins had never heard of cricket before this year, but now he’s in India hoping to win a T20 contract – and he’s giving his new passion his best shot

As far as cultural adjustments go, it was the traffic jams in Bangalore that grabbed the attention of Boomer Collins. For Collins, born in the open spaces of Dallas, Bangalore took some getting used to: mini vans strapped with rucksacks on the roof; rickshaw operators walking their steel-framed bikes in between trucks; mopeds using the curbs of the sidewalk to maneuver around bottle necked intersections.

“It was a sensory overload,” said the 26-year-old. “How busy everything is. Everything is one huge traffic jam.”

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