Mudville Journal; In 'Casey' Rhubarb, 2 Cities Cry 'Foul!'
NYTimes - almost 13 years
Just past the center of town, beyond the whitewashed church and town green, a handpainted sign on a telephone pole points west toward Mudville. It is home, some residents say, to the field where, with two out and two on in the ninth inning of a 4-2 game, a native son plunged a hamlet into sorrow with one unsuccessful swing. Along with the mention