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Remembering Rory Markas

Updated: January 5, 2010, 7:10 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

The news stories suggested Rory Markas had faced a harrowing fight with death. A blood clot in the brain that requires emergency surgery and keeps you in intensive care for 10 days is not to be confused with the sniffles.

It was stunning news about somebody I knew pretty well, but seeing the man a few months later made it seem like bad reporting.

At Angel Stadium, by the railing of the home team's dugout, I approached him gently, as if merely asking him how he felt would trigger another ...

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