Maddux, Wells more alike than you'd think

Originally Published: March 1, 2007
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

PEORIA, Ariz. -- San Diego's pitchers were participating in some routine spring drills last week when one of the younger players asked David Wells if he had a cough drop to spare. Always happy to oblige, Boomer pulled a lozenge from his back pocket and handed it to his teammate.

As if on cue, Greg Maddux's sly deadpan pierced the morning silence.

"Do you have a candy bar in there, too?" Maddux asked, eliciting laughs all around.

Wells trumped that punch line when he arrived at ...

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