It's that screwball, again

Wulf, Steve
March 1993
Sports Illustrated;3/22/93, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p37
Discusses the efforts of pitcher Fernando Valenzuela to return to the major leagues with the Baltimore Orioles. Appearance against the Toronto Blue Jays; Pitchers fighting for a job with the Orioles; Valenzuela's career; Return of Valenzuela; More.


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