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Baseball Linsanity struck Pittsburgh in ’09

February 17th, 2012 · Comments Off on Baseball Linsanity struck Pittsburgh in ’09 · Baseball

Linsanity in the NBA has fans digging for comparable out-of-nowhere heroes in other sports. Some have cited Fernando Valenzuela, who opened the 1981 season by winning his first eight starts, including five by shutout, going nine innings every time out. Others like Bob “Hurricane” Hazle, who sparked the Milwaukee Braves by hitting .473 with five […]

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Knicks’ Lin living out every kid’s dream

February 14th, 2012 · 4 Comments · Blog

At heart, most of us are benchwarmers, waiting for our chance to shine. Drift back to your high school days and do the math. We had something like 1,200 kids in our school. I wasn’t going to make one of the 10 spots on the basketball team, let alone the starting lineup. Never stopped me […]

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