SundayXtra - - SPORTS SPECIAL -

Com­edy writer Jerry Per­isho, on the Field of Dreams 25-year cast re­union at the film’s Iowa base­ball field: “In the mod­ern-day ver­sion, the lit­tle girl chokes on the hot dog and then hires an at­tor­ney who sues ev­ery­one present.”

Greg Cote of af­ter the Mar­lins tied a record with their 13th con­sec­u­tive interleague win: “A re­minder that only Guin­ness keeps track of more ob­scure records than base­ball does.”

Brad Dick­son of the af­ter an Ore­gon high school won a three- game base­ball se­ries by a com­bined score of 127-1: “In a sign of the times, the los­ing coach blamed all three losses on bad calls by the um­pires.”

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