Russell Wilson before the Seattle Seahawks
Infielder/second baseman Russell Wilson (3) of the Asheville Tourists, Class A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, in a game against the Greenville Drive on May 1, 2011, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, S.C. Wilson was a fourth-round pick in the 2010 First-Year Player Draft. (Tom Priddy / Four Seam Images)
Before going back to college and before playing in today’s NFL playoff game with the Seattle Seahawks, Russell Wilson was a Rockies Minor Leaguer with Asheville. I photographed him in the visitors’ dugout during a game in Greenville in 2011.