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Now batting, a grizzled Veteran

Luke Appling was playing in an old-timers game and took Warren Spahn, one of the best lefty pitchers in the history of the game, over the wall for a home run. Luke was 75.
It was 1967, the year of the Impossible Dream in Boston, and we were sitting in the right field grandstands watching the Red Sox lose to the Chicago White Sox.…

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