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Old 11-01-2012, 12:55 PM
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Originally Posted by JB98 View Post
Whenever I see Pascual Perez mentioned, I always think about the time he missed a start when he was with the Braves because he got lost on I-285 driving to the ballpark.

The dude was quite a character, and he was probably a better pitcher than his won-loss record indicated.
As I-285 forms a complete circle around Atlanta (much as I-465 does around Indianapolis), I don't see how he could get lost on it, as he'd eventually end up back at the exit he was supposed to take. IIRC, I-75 runs right past where Atlanta Fulton County Stadium used to be, and Turner Field currently is, as one can see it from the highway.

Rest in peace, Mr. Perez.
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