Saturday, December 11, 2004
Winter Meetings Day #1
And then it hits me. I am in Anaheim, standing two feet from uber-agent Scott Boras, listening to his comprehensive plan to save the world from steroids. How did I get here?

But really, much of the afternoon was spent absorbing such surreal, this-does-not-happen-everyday vignettes. I am just a bug on a wall here at the 2004 Baseball Winter Meetings.

There I am standing in the lobby of the Marriott and immediately to my left is Lou Piniella engaged in conversation. I have to double take because I am not used to seeing Sweet Lou dressed in khakis and an untucked, short-sleeve button-down shirt.

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posted by Peter at 3:10 AM
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