The Idle American

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An Opener Like No Other…

  • The Idle American
    The Idle American
They tried ever so hard to make major league baseball’s opening day seem as normal as possible, for the radio listener or TV viewer anyway. Globe Life Field in Arlington--the $1.2 billion enclosed structure barely completed for the scheduled home opener in March--languished for almost four months. When it finally opened, fans were denied admission. So, it was up to “describers” behind…

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