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Wednesday, June 13, 2001 - ‘Fat toad’ returns

I wonder if Irabu enjoys this moniker.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 13, 2001 at 01:26 PM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark

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   1. Cris E Posted: June 13, 2001 at 01:42 PM (#69275)
"Roger Clemens, who starts against Irabu, is "a good guy," according to Irabu. David Cone, who pitched a perfect game against the Expos the last time they visited Yankee Stadium in 1999, is "very eccentric," according to Irabu."

I hadn't heard about Cone's eccentricities. Any idea what Hideki is talking about?

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