Thursday, October 8, 2020

Newsletter Excerpt, October 8, 2020 -- "Sibling Rivalry"

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"This game, this series, this fraternal rivalry that dates to the Nixon was decided in a small space just over and behind the center field wall in a ballpark not even a year old itself. That’s where big brother blocked the punch, and reminded little brother that he’ll always be bigger, and stronger, and older."