#Hot Corner

Missing the Curve

Last year, I spent a day with Drew Storen. I woke him up for breakfast, traveled to the park with him, watched him pitch a 1-2-3 ninth inning, and tucked him into bed that night. As we drove home from the park in his Batmobile after he got the save, we talked about his teammate, Rick Ankiel. I asked him what it was like to have a center fielder with such a good throwing arm. His response?

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What’s it like that he has the best curveball on the team.

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