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"THE ONLY REASON TO PLAY BASEBALL IS TO KEEP WINTER AWAY"

October 19, 2009

Tags: 2009 Baseball Playoffs, Perry Barber, Joe Mauer, Mark Teixeira, Pedro Martinez, Jim Thome

Don’t know who first said that mouthful – it may have been Japanese home run king Sadaharu Oh - but it is one of my favorite quotes of all time. Of course the first rounds of the baseball playoffs endured in early October some of the worst wintry conditions in recent memory. The Phillies (more…)

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