Originally written November 22, 2012 on IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught:
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Listen: We're going to miss the big lug. Maybe not in October. But the dugout shots, the post-games, the skyward gestures, the good will - it won't be the same.  Yesterday, Nick Swisher apologized for booing the fans who booed the Yankees in our recent October boo-fest. In what ends with the whiff of a publicist statement, he told Mark Feinsand, of the Daily News Fifth Inning: "It was a bad time and the end of the season was hard for all of us. If I offended anybody with what I said, I apologize. I didn’t mean it; Yankees fans are the greatest in the world. When you speak from the heart, sometimes it comes out wrong. Sometimes you’re human and that stuff gets to you, but I certainly didn’t want to offend anybody. There’s no better place to play than Yankee Stadium in front of that New York fan base. I love those fans as much today as I have since the day I got to New York. They’re the best in baseball.”When I think of Swish, this is what I want to remember:1. Gett...
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