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Let’s commence a much-deserved standing slow clap for Gil Meche, shall we?

The pages of sports blogs are filled with fan complaints about the greed of professional athletes. Some of these complaints are valid, some of them are naive, unfair, and lacking in perspective, and the rest fall somewhere in between. Rarely though are we presented with a story about an athlete dealing with his contract in which all sports fans agree that the athlete handled...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
January 19, 2011  |  Discuss

Gil Meche’s Retirement: Why It Matters

This has basically nothing to do with the Mets. But it has a helluva lot to do with baseball. So if you are only interested in reading about the Mets, my advice is that you step away here. Gil Meche, once a pitcher for the Seattle Mariners and the Kansas City Royals, announced his retirement on Tuesday. There’s one interesting detail about this that really made me feel that he deserved...
Via Mets Merized Online
January 19, 2011  |  Discuss

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