Ryan Howard keeps it simple
In the Pro's Questionnaire, our favorite sports figures take our abridged version of the famous personality test, the Proust Questionnaire. Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard is up next. The three-time All-Star and 2006 National League MVP talks about trying to be happy, his fear of heights and road rage.
Your main fault:
Ryan Howard: I overanalyze a lot of stuff.
Your idea of happiness:
RH: Having the people that mean the most to me with me and being healthy.
Your idea of misery:
RH: I don't know because I try to be happy.
If not yourself, who would you want to be?
RH: My dad.
Your favorite food/drink:
RH: Stuffing. Mountain Blast Powerade.
Hero/heroine you admire most:
RH: Besides my older brother, my girlfriend [now fiancee, Krystal Campbell]. She's a second grade teacher and I admire her.
What you hate most:
RH: Traffic. I think I got that road rage from my sister. She passed that on to me.
The natural talent you'd like to be gifted with:
RH: I'm already fast. I'm going to say singing. My karaoke performance might be good but it won't sound that good.
Your greatest fear:
RH: Heights. I'm working on it.
Your greatest extravagance:
RH: Nothing that out of the ordinary or crazy. Probably just the house.
Your present state of mind:
RH: My present state of mind is just relaxed. Simple.