yes it was...good one gibbs baby...it was a great story back when it was published and it still holds up well..this story has been on several lists of
the best april fools jokes in history, and they also expanded it into a book...good job
this story was published in SI as a serious article when it came out..(note the date on the article) i remember that it had everyone fooled when it
was written, it has become one of the classic pieces of baseball writing...hope you enjoyed it
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