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Head banger

Secret of Ortiz's success: recall, concentration

By Chris Snow
Globe Staff / October 4, 2005

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All you see is the result, so crude, so visceral, so violent -- a 34 1/2-inch, 32 1/2-ounce wood slab powered by a 255-pound man colliding with a baseball, the ball searing off the bat at upward of 120 miles per hour. (Full article: 1736 words)

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