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A Gentleman in a Pinstripe Suit
Rick Reilly
July 12, 2004
Only a few guys get to be The Man.
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July 12, 2004

A Gentleman In A Pinstripe Suit

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A-Rod's eyes light up.

"Well, what I'd really like to do is set up a foundation to promote education and...."

Somewhere, Namath weeps.

"O.K., O.K. One last try," I said. "What about the off-season in Miami? South Beach? Rage at Liquid? Maybe go all Scarface?

"Actually, what I try to do is go to the Miami Boys and Girls Club and take 200 ground balls every day. See, that's where I started...."


On second thought, maybe Mike Piazza is The Man.

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