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2008-12-21 17:49:18

Former major league pitching star Dock Ellis died of a liver ailment at a Los Angeles hospital, his former agent said Sunday. He was 63. Dock Ellis was my first client in baseball, and he gave me as much joy as anybody outside of my family, the agent, Tom Reich, told ESPN.com. Reich said Ellis died Friday at the USC Medical Center. The agent lived in Pittsburgh when Ellis broke in with the Pirates in 1968. He was a very special person and he had an absolute army of fans and friends, Reich...

2008-12-21 14:12:10

Former major league pitching star Dock Ellis has died of a liver ailment at 63 years old at a Los Angeles hospital. His former agent, Tom Reich, confirmed Ellis died Friday at the USC Medical Center in Los Angeles. Dock Ellis was my first client in baseball, and he gave me as much joy as anybody outside of my family, Reich told ESPN.com. Reich lived in Pittsburgh when Ellis broke in with the Pirates in 1968. He was a very special person and he had an absolute army of fans and friends, Reich...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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