Erik Neander: From Virginia Tech To Major League General Manager March 10th, 2020, SIS Featured Charting baseball games for $7 an hour with Baseball Info Solutions. That’s where Erik Neander found himself upon graduating from Virginia Tech in 2005. College might not have been everything Neander hoped it would be. A major shoulder injury in his junior year of high school shut out the possibility of playing baseball collegiately somewhere on scholarship. As a result, the Oneonta, New York native headed to Blacksburg where he could have been a walk-on if he was medically cleared. Click here to read the rest of the article on virginiatech.sportswar.com.