Go to end of page
Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.
Bill James once wrote something about how very young players are always portrayed as all innocence and sweetness, then we end up hating them for betraying us once they get older. When he came up to the big leagues at 19, Dwight Gooden had this exact article written about him, right down to how he didn't drink and wouldn't drink.
The thing I've always been amused about is how many of the casual fans and writers have a warped view of what a superstar should be like behind the scenes.
You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.
Login to Join (1 members)
Page rendered in 0.1277 seconds, 74 querie(s) executed