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Buehrle always is on target

Originally Published: May 13, 2009
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

If someone made a movie about Mark Buehrle's life ("Mark Kinda Doin' Work"? "The Other Deer Hunter"?), the first scene would be at a carnival.

Before the opening credits rolled, a precocious Buehrle would be lagging behind his family, tiny hands in tiny pockets, as he walks by a carnival game booth. A grizzled, old carny would bark, "Hey little guy, three for a dollar wins you a stuffed penguin." John Buehrle, Little Mark's dad, ponies up the buck, musses his son's hair, and tells ...

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