Gammons back to work

GammonsESPN baseball commentator Peter Gammons popped up on the network's website tonight for the first time since suffering a near-fatal brain aneurysm on Cape Cod in June. He is scheduled to return to the air from Fenway Park on the 3 pm Wednesday edition of "SportsCenter" and the 4 pm edition of "Baseball Tonight." He will only work part-time for the foreseeable future. He spreads around a lot of thanks, including for notes from President Bush and John Kerry and daily calls from White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen. The Angels' Darin Erstad comes up too.

September 19, 2006 11:10 PM • Native Intelligence • Email the editor
 

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