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Forget the Olympics. Forget about the questionable infrastructure in Sochi.

Back home, this is the week that Major League baseball pitchers and catchers report.


"The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It has been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. This field, this game: it's a part of our past, Ray. It reminds us of all that once was good and it could be again." - Terence Mann (James Earl Jones), in Field of Dreams
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