PHOTO ESSAY: “Pitcher Only,” the little known, essential baseball position

The DePaul Prep baseball team is comprised of several players holding positions that the casual fan might think of: shortstop, catcher, outfielder… But one position often overlooked is Pitcher Only, or PO. Athletes in the PO position function solely as a pitcher on the team, making their practices and gametime experiences unique. The photos below capture the experience of the PO.