By Mark Liptak
Eric spoke with WSI's Mark Liptak about overcoming what for many, should have been a career ending injury, and a Summer when Sox fans dared to dream the "impossible dream"of a World Series, with the Cubs an afterthought in Chicago.
After all how many poets do you know who played 3 rd base for the Sox?"-Mark Liptak
Editor's Note: Mark Liptak is an experienced sports journalist, holding several awards for both his electronic and print media work.
He has held numerous sports reporting positions for various TV and newspaper organizations, including Director of Sports for KNOE-TV (Monroe, Louisiana) and KPVI-TV (Pocatello, Idaho), and sports writer for the Idaho Falls Free Press, where his column "Lip Service" has appeared for for a number of years.
wife, and cats presently live in Chubbuck, Idaho, where they collectively comprise 100 percent of the Pocatello River Valley's long-time Sox Fan population.