“There are two iconic images from the Mariners’ fabled postseason run of 1995. In the first, a euphoric Ken Griffey Jr. collapses under his teammates in the final, exultant moment of Seattle’s ALDS comeback. In the second, Alex Rodriguez wraps his arm around a heartbroken Joey Cora, who buries his face in a towel as the Cleveland Indians clinch the AL pennant.
Although that piercing moment defined Cora’s career in the collective memory of the Mariner fanbase, his legacy with the team encompassed far more.”
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