John McGrath

July 22, 2014 8:26 PM

John McGrath: Pleasing baseball’s fans worth the risk of riling up the opposition

On July 3, 1977 Chicago White Sox first baseman Jim Spencer did something that angered the Minnesota Twins and created angst among his teammates. Seattle Mariners closer Fernando Rodney wouldn’t know anything about that. Would he?

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