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Moyer a pitcher for the ages

At 45, Phillies lefthander is savoring the prospect of his World Series debut

By Amalie Benjamin
Globe Staff / October 25, 2008

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His signing bonus with the Cubs was in the vicinity of $13,000. That's meal money now. But back then, almost a quarter-century ago, it represented a chance for Jamie Moyer, a chance to make it to the big leagues. Drafted in the sixth round, he was in an organization that was light on pitching. He knew he could advance, despite ... (Full article: 843 words)

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