An improved slider is turning reliever Dan Altavilla into a late-inning weapon.
An improved slider is turning reliever Dan Altavilla into a late-inning weapon. Mark J. Terrill AP
An improved slider is turning reliever Dan Altavilla into a late-inning weapon. Mark J. Terrill AP
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Bob Dutton joined The News Tribune in 2013 after more than 25 years at the Kansas City Star, including the last 13 covering baseball and the Royals. He was the president of the Baseball Writers' Association of America in 2008 and serves on the committee that nominates players to the Hall of Fame.