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Tyler Kepner’s Sweet NYT Tony Gwynn Column

The hardrooting staff is an American League fan, so we never paid much attention to San Diego Padre’s great Tony Gwynn. Shame on us. Gwynn, as Richard Goldstein’s New York Times piece yesterday reminded us, was a ballplayer for the … Continue reading

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Yanks, Jeter Both Whiff

This is totally wrong: As Jeter Talks Turn Ugly, The Question Is, Why? Tyler Kepner’s piece in Wednesday’s dead-tree New York Times begins with a “Casablanca” reference, something that’s always welcome. In “Casablanca,” Rick tells Sam, his beloved piano player, that … Continue reading

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“Let Tim Smoke”

That’s exactly what San Francisco Giants ace Tim Lincecum did in the World Serious, although the slogan actually refers to Lincecum’s pot bust last year, as New York Times reporter Tyler Kepner has noted: Lincecum dresses in the space that … Continue reading

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