Crocker favored in 100-meter butterfly final
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Ian Crocker hardly comes across as someone who might get in the way of swimming history.
Quiet and contemplative, the pasty-skinned native of Maine would just as soon talk about antique cars (he loves fixing up his 1971 Buick Riviera), the latest book on the nightstand ("Heat" -- the memoir of a man's journey through the culinary arts) or playing the guitar (check out his podcast of the Gershwin tune "Summertime").
But Crocker also happens ...
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