Burrell for comeback player of the year?
Pat Burrell is eager to put a disastruous 2003 season behind him and help the Phillies reach the playoffs.
That question is, of course, "What's gone wrong?"
Few players have heard that question more than Pat Burrell did in 2003, a year in which his batting average tumbled 73 points, taking a lot of his game down with it. Things got so bad for Burrell that he took matters into his own hands this spring and called a press conference to cap the oil well fire of negative questions. In an attempt to put the past in the past, he informed the gathered media that this would be their last opportunity to ask him about the disaster that was 2003.
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