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My, How Myopic!
Roy Terrell
September 23, 1991
Fans, says this old hand, too often take the short view when assessing sport's greatest moments
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September 23, 1991

My, How Myopic!

Fans, says this old hand, too often take the short view when assessing sport's greatest moments

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Well, I hesitate to go on with this. First thing you know, some old geezer will start claiming that Mazeroski's home run couldn't compare, for dramatic impact, with Babe Ruth's legendary called shot against the Chicago Cubs in 1932, or that neither Ali-Liston fight was in the same class with Dempsey-Tunney I or II. I'm telling you, it happens all the time. I know. I've been there.

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