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July 22, 2012
Baseball Lifer -- in the Best Sense
Over the years, Manny Mota has filled a variety of roles with the Dodgers: pinch hitter deluxe (Phillies fans will never forget or forgive his series-turning pinch hit in game three of the 1977 NLCS), coach, and mentor to many young Latino players. But today, I noticed Mota going beyond the call of duty -- serving as photographer for a Citi Field fan who needed someone to snap a shot with AJ Ellis.