The Kickoff

October 15, 2005

Question of the day


With the Yankees and Red Sox out of the playoffs, has your interest in baseball's postseason increased or decreased?

Selected responses to today's question will be printed Monday on The Kickoff page. Please e-mail your answer (about 25 words) to by 3 p.m. tomorrow. Include your name, address and a daytime telephone number for verification purposes.


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Baltimore Marathon

Coverage of today's Baltimore Running Festival, including the Balti more Marathon.

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Hensley on the Ravens

See video of Sun beat reporter Jamison Hensley on the Ravens.

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Good morning --Baltimore runners-- Remember, it's a marathon, not a sprint. (The sprint is later in the day at Laurel Park.)


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Bill Littlejohn

Reader of The Seattle Times, on the hidden benefits of the Rangers making Jon Daniels, 28, the youngest general manager in baseball history

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Dwight Perry

Columnist for The Seattle Times, on Hall of Fame jockey Julie Krone's giving birth to a girl

"Those aren't plays taped to his wrist. It's his organ-donor card."

Jerry Perisho

Comedy writer, on 41-year-old New York Jets quarterback Vinny Testaverde

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