With the Yankees headed to Boston for the first time
this season, it's time to contemplate baseball's
greatest rivalry. Jack Curry of the New York Times
examines the near obsession Boston fans have with
hating the Yankees -- a hatred that transcends games
against other teams. Is this, he wonders, their year?
For those of you who don't know the story of Herb
Score, Dick Heller of the Washington Times is on hand
to recount the painful tale. In 1957, a line drive
smacked the pitcher in the eye and essentially ended
his career. When you think about it, it's fairly
amazing that this sort of thing doesn't happen more
The Rocky Mountain News has as its guest columnist
today, Chipper Jones of the Atlanta Braves. His topic
for discussion is the difference between playing
leftfield and third base.
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