Because you never know

No player too small to star on baseball's big October stage

Updated: October 17, 2013, 1:36 PM ET
By Doug Glanville | ESPN.com

In the 2003 National League Championship Series, my Chicago Cubs went up three games to one while visiting the then-Florida Marlins in their house. One more win would have put us into the World Series and been a reversal of fate for the Cubs organization.

On the road to that Game 5, I found my greatest playoff moment. Ten years later, that would be my only postseason. As I have learned, it is extremely challenging to make the playoffs -- especially year after year, as the Tigers and Cardinals ...

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