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A Death In The Family

Posted By Cliff Corcoran On March 24, 2009 @ 10:43 pm In Cliff Corcoran | Comments Disabled

I can’t say I knew John Brattain, or that I’d ever read his stuff, but I join The Hardball Times [1] in mourning his death. He was part of the fraternity of baseball writers, but far more importantly, he was a husband and a father. Brattain died from complications [2] following surgery at the age of 43.

You can find Brattain’s writing [3] via his page at The Hardball Times and reminisce about the man and his work over at Baseball Think Factory [4], where he was a frequent participant.

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[1] The Hardball Times: http://www.hardballtimes.com/main/blog_article/terrible-news/

[2] complications: http://www.bizofbaseball.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3112:best-regards-john-john-brattain-1965-2009&catid=26:editorials&Itemid=39

[3] Brattain’s writing: http://www.hardballtimes.com/main/authors/jkbrattain/2009/

[4] Baseball Think Factory: http://www.baseballthinkfactory.org/files/newsstand/discussion/tht_studeman_terrible_news/

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