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Small Ball

In an upper-deck seat behind home plate, he sits alone with a large scorecard, a creased sports section, and a collection of stat books. Holding a pen in his mouth, he confidently flips through the paper, scanning the standings and league leaders. When Sammy Sosa steps up to face Colorado Rockies pitcher Denny Neagle, the […]

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Hook, Line, Sinker I

Dear Editor: Michael Miner’s November 18 Hot Type article about the linkup between the Chicago Newspaper Guild units from the Sun-Times and Pioneer Press omits many facts and appears to accept some revisionist history hook, line, and sinker. Despite having talked to Mr. Miner for hours last week at his urging, Pioneer union members are […]