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Saturday, July 19, 2014

Svrluga: Baseball’s Relentless Grind - Doug Fister

Starting pitchers such as the Nationals’ Doug Fister must mix patience with intensity, down time with diligence

The original beat writer for the Nationals when they surfaced in D.C., Barry Svrluga, submits his 4th installment in a series examining “how the everydayness of baseball affects an entire organization.” A long piece that makes for good weekend reading, or next week at the office :-)

I hope WaPo’s paywall doesn’t prevent you from reading this series, those money-grubbing bastids!

Bote Man makes baseball fun again Posted: July 19, 2014 at 12:58 PM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Coot Veal and Cot Deal taste like Old Bay Posted: July 19, 2014 at 06:42 PM (#4754487)
I hope WaPo’s paywall doesn’t prevent you from reading this series, those money-grubbing bastids!


I know you're joking, but I recently got a one-year subscription to The Post for $19... quite the bargain.
   2. Bote Man makes baseball fun again Posted: July 19, 2014 at 06:56 PM (#4754501)
You only subscribed for the Style section, ADMIT IT!!
   3. Coot Veal and Cot Deal taste like Old Bay Posted: July 19, 2014 at 08:19 PM (#4754534)
Adrian Higgins, truth be told...

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