Will Fernandez fiddle with finals lineup?
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- It should be abundantly clear by now that the current U.S. Fed Cup team, a crazy quilt of youth, experience and eccentricity, amounts to more than the sum of its parts. The weekend's semifinal victory over Russia was just the latest in a series of gutsy, get-it-done performances since Mary Joe Fernandez assumed the captaincy at the beginning of 2009.
Fed Cup, shoehorned into the tennis calendar at random intervals, hamstrung by the same arcane vocabulary that afflicts ...
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