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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Opening day memories: From Seaver to Scully, Ted to the Ted

No game today.

On what was supposed to be opening day all around the majors, ballparks will be shut Thursday because of the coronavirus pandemic.

So while we wait and hope for baseball this year, some present and past sports writers for The Associated Press reflect on their favorite opening day memories, on and off the field

Remembrance of Opening Days Past ended up being the best-seller that Proust always secretly had been hoping for.

 

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