Skipping ahead to the good part

On sports, and the redemption arc we're not ready to complete.

We don’t get to be redeemed just yet.

Sports fans love a redemption arc. It brings shape to the games. It makes them feel like part of something bigger. I couldn’t help but think about this this weekend while watching ESPN’s 30 For 30 documentary Long Ball Summer, which recapped that glorious baseball summer of 1998. Four years after a labor struggle bet…

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