Fiction / Baseball

Pitcher’s Duel

Excerpted from Nine for the Diamond: A full baseball game’s worth of short stories!

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Filburn rolled the ball in his fingers behind his back, until they found the seams. Watching the runner on first out of the corner of his eye, he waited for the sign from Smitty. He was remembering the scouting report on Hennessey, the batter…

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Retired Army officer with two tours in Baghdad, taught at West Point, married with four kids. Proud West Virginian and West Point grad. Amazon pubs.

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Mark McMillion

Mark McMillion

Retired Army officer with two tours in Baghdad, taught at West Point, married with four kids. Proud West Virginian and West Point grad. Amazon pubs.