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Joe Maddon is Talkin’ ‘Bout Practice

Over the weekend, Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Marlon Byrd showed his respect for former NBA superstar Allen Iverson by wearing his name and number during batting practice.

After allowing his team to skip batting practice, Tampa Bay Rays skipper Joe Maddon had his own tribute during a press conference on Wednesday,



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About Shawn Anderson

Shawn is that guy who instead of sitting there talking about the game going on around him is talking wise about the history of baseball. He believes baseball figures such as Tommy John, Harold Baines, Ron Guidry and Billy Martin deserve their own plaque somewhere if not in Cooperstown and fondly remembers the time he saw Rickey Henderson walking into a hotel with a woman on each arm following a Yankees game. You can follow him on Twitter at @HOVG.