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Players of the Day: September 29th

Roger Angell, when recalling the famous Carlton Fisk home run, once wrote: It is foolish and childish, on the face of it, to affiliate ourselves with anything so insignificant and patently contrived and commercially exploitative as a professional sports team,

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Players of the Day: September 22nd

The Braves have been eliminated from playoff contention and, as I’m typing this, may be in the process of firing Frank Wren. For reasons I may- but probably won’t- one day put into a later post, I can’t stand the

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Players of the Day: September 17th

I’m going to be honest with you, reader(s). I didn’t watch the Braves game yesterday. I kept up with the score on my phone until I saw the Gnats take the lead, then I tuned it out altogether. A mediocre

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