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Must Read: Gary Smith’s Chooch Cover Story

Jul 13, 2011, 1:50 PM EDT

It's one of the greatest pieces of writing ever about this Phillies team, and reminds you over and over why we love watching them so much.

Here’s the link to Gary Smith’s must read cover story on Carlos Ruiz.

It’s one of the greatest pieces of writing ever about this Phillies team, and reminds you over and over why we love watching them so much.

“When I am catching,” says Chooch, “it is not two people out there—a pitcher and a catcher. It is one person. It is my fault if something goes wrong. Whatever is happening to him is happening to me. One person. That means I am a different man with each pitcher.”

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