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Seven years ago today

Seven years ago today, Barton College and its hometown hero Anthony Atkinson won the 2007 NCAA Division II national championship in ridiculous fashion. To quote the great Will Leitch, whose writing about the game in the New York Times that year inspired the title of the book: “If this had happened in Division I, it would have been legend.”

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Someone interviewed me about writing and ‘Death of a Ballplayer’

I like to interview people around here, something I’m sure you’re aware of by now–but I’ve never really been interviewed, at least not in-depth about my writing process and whatnot. Until this week. Jeff Kirshman covers the Oaklands Athletics for, and he wanted to ask me some questions about SB Nation story “Death of a Ballplayer” and some stuff about writing in general.

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