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    Here is a good article on Ichiro

    This article gave me a new perspective of Ichiro and how he became the player he is:

    http://www.espn.com/espn/feature/sto...nternal-battle

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    Interesting...


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    Wow that is a good article. It seems in the last few ESPN has devolved into the All Stephen A Smith All The Time network, only good for hot takes and an occasional box score. Did they somehow decide that good stories are relevant again? Or is it just Wright Thompson going rogue?
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    Quote Originally Posted by banjar View Post
    Wow that is a good article. It seems in the last few ESPN has devolved into the All Stephen A Smith All The Time network, only good for hot takes and an occasional box score. Did they somehow decide that good stories are relevant again? Or is it just Wright Thompson going rogue?
    I agree with you. I barely even watch ESPN anymore and never read any of their articles. I might have to watch for Wright Thompson authored pieces though. That is a wonderfully written article. Ichiro is on my short list of favorite players that never played for the Cardinals. Not much of a list really, it's basically just Ichiro and Cutch. Talk about polar opposites.
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    I read that article yesterday. Interesting perspective. Good thing he latched on with Seattle!

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    I hope one day soon...he mades up with his dad! Better to make up now then to have a life time of regret! Best regards, David
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    great read.. thanks for sharing..

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    Great article!

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    Well done piece of journalism. A really enjoyable read and look into a beyond dedicated player.
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