A different kind of spring training

Shapiro, Joseph P.
April 1994
U.S. News & World Report;4/4/94, Vol. 116 Issue 13, following p10
Profiles Steve Palermo, considered one of the American League's best umpires. Attempts to stop a mugging in 1991 which resulted in a gunshot to his spine; His desire to return to baseball; Progress he has made; Challenge of being an umpire again that pushed him to achieve small but significant gains that constitute his new life.


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