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Hershiser makes his best pitch

Could the former Dodgers' hurler be the one to rescue the embattled  franchise?

Updated: June 16, 2011, 11:43 PM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com

BEVERLY HILLS -- He comes from a world where the best guy plays. Tall, short, skinny, doesn't matter. If you throw strikes and you get people out, the manager keeps handing you the ball every fifth day even if your first name is Orel and far too many people mistake you for an insurance adjuster.

So this is the part that's going to feel a little unfamiliar for Orel Hershiser as he and the rest of Los Angeles wait for the final moves of the Frank McCourt era to play out.

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