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Thursday, February 19, 2015

Primer Dugout (and link of the day) 2-19-2015


From a mini-biography of Clark Griffith in the Tacoma Times, February 19, 1915:

The strain of managing appears to have rasped his nerves. His hair turned gray in one season at Cincinnati, and he holds the record of taking 28 drinks of water in four minutes in a crisis of a game.

Dan Lee is a Big Hunk of Neufchâtel Posted: February 19, 2015 at 09:46 AM | 14 comment(s)
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