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Friday, April 30, 2021

Starchild Here! Dave Parker on 1979 All-Star Week in Seattle (open article)

That night, before game time, as the 1979 All-Stars stood across from each other on the baselines, that girl who played Little Orphan Annie on stage in New York sang the national anthem. A kid singing before a kid’s game. For those three hours, in that spacious baseball building in Seattle, my mind was clear and free of everything but the game with my legendary brothers. I wanted that MVP trophy more than you’ll ever know. It was just my way.

djordan Posted: April 30, 2021 at 11:19 AM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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