Scott Simon Essay: 20-Game Loser NPR's Scott Simon reflects on the struggles of Mike Maroth of the Detroit Tigers. The young pitcher is the first major leaguer in 23 years to lose 20 games in a season, but he's sending a powerful message about pressing on in the face of adversity.
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Scott Simon Essay: 20-Game Loser

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Scott Simon Essay: 20-Game Loser

Scott Simon Essay: 20-Game Loser

Scott Simon Essay: 20-Game Loser

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NPR's Scott Simon reflects on the struggles of Mike Maroth of the Detroit Tigers. The young pitcher is the first major leaguer in 23 years to lose 20 games in a season, but he's sending a powerful message about pressing on in the face of adversity.