Baseball Heaven

A reason to be thankful we’re still a city that values things like newsstands. Go now and pick up this week’s Sports Illustrated. Gary Smith’s feature on Cliff Lee and Philadelphia is red blush pitch perfect urban infatuation–the best piece of sauntering since Christopher Morley’s column in the Bulletin.

About the author

Nathaniel Popkin is co-editor of the Hidden City Daily and author of three books of non-fiction, including the forthcoming Philadelphia: Finding the Hidden City (Temple Press) and a novel, Lion and Leopard (The Head and the Hand Press). He is the senior writer of the film documentary "Philadelphia: The Great Experiment."



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