A FLOWER IN THE OUTFIELD

ONE LITTLE LEAGUE TEAM NOW KNOWS HOW THE WINNER OF THE WORLD SERIES FEELS

We were yellow. We were sponsored by a garbage company. We were hit by pleurisy, near mutiny, vacations, brain cramps and pretty much every other squad in the league. Yet, when we see major leaguers celebrating in the upcoming postseason, we will remember how we felt back in June.

Let's see, we had Brady Anderson in center, Alex Rodriguez at short, Frank Thomas at first, Mike Piazza behind the plate, Jay Buhner in right, Ken Caminiti at third, Craig Biggio at second, Barry Bonds in left and Roger Clemens on the mound. Despite the presence of such stars, we lost our...

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