R.A. Dickey overcame 'mediocrity'

Former Vol will pitch next season

Frank Gunn/Associated Press
Toronto Blue Jays starter R.A. Dickey pitches to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning in Toronto on Sept. 27.

Photo by Frank Gunn, AP2013

Frank Gunn/Associated Press Toronto Blue Jays starter R.A. Dickey pitches to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning in Toronto on Sept. 27.

R.A. Dickey planned to be pitching the next few weeks for the Toronto Blue Jays back when there was all the hype surrounding the team during spring training.

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jumby92 writes:

Guys like Todd and R.A. are very special to baseball. On the field, they conduct themselves with respect for the game, the players, and the fans. No chest-thumping "me me me" junk, just team players playing a team sport the way it should be played. Hopefully R.A. bounces back for another Cy Young in 2014 and retires at the top like he deserves to.

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