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Sometimes, age is just a number. Some people age well and some people age badly. It really just depends on how you take care of yourself. When it comes to age in professional sports, getting older is a bit of a curse. There’s a point in a players professional career where teams are no longer willing to pay players the big money or sometimes any money. As Major League Baseball Spring Training comes to an end, we’re usually concentrating on finding out which young phenoms will be making the Opening Day roster. For a couple minutes, lets take a look at one of the older players who’s trying to hang on to his lifelong dream for one more season, Jamie Moyer. At 49 years and 4 months old, Moyer is trying to earn a spot on the Colorado Rockies starting rotation. In 9 innings so far this spring, Moyer has looked very solid going 2-0 with a 1.00 era. Strong numbers after having to miss all of last season after going through Tommy John surgery. With the Philadelphia Phillies in 2010, Moyer wen...
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