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Winds of Change

WINDS OF CHANGE By Sam Garfield Oct. 11, 1957 (Chicago) –A nice walk on a crisp afternoon in autumn is a good way to clear your mind. On a recent stroll in my neighborhood I stopped by a schoolyard to … Continue reading

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Campy

CAMPY By Sam Garfield May 7, 1959 (Los Angeles) –He sat motionless in his wheelchair as the hands of a former teammate moved him across the infield toward second base. Fans in the field boxes noticed his paralyzed body jostle … Continue reading

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