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Jon Garland gets Dodgers bat boy a huge tryout

Updated: March 2, 2012, 1:36 PM ET
By Ramona Shelburne

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. -- For the past four years Francisco "Chico" Herrera has carried equipment bags, packed and unpacked lockers, polished spikes, washed cars, manned the foul lines at Dodger Stadium, and organized the bats and helmets inside the Dodgers' dugout.

His job description goes something like this: If a player needs something, he gets it. It is thankless, detail-oriented, unglamorous work.

Herrera is a bat boy. And until a few months ago, it was the greatest ...

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