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 Behind the Scenes
Find out about all the folks working at the World Series who you never hear about.

Jumbotron cameraman
So how do they decide who to put up there?

T-shirt hander outer
Find out how players get those caps and T-shirts so quickly after they win the Series.

Copy boys
Auxillary press box attendants keep media informed while in freezing cold.

BOB lifeguard
They've had more saves than Trevor Hoffman.

Field logo painter guy
So how do those fancy logos get on the field?

Bat boy
Land this gig by being a great letter-writer

Umpire Crew Chief
Even umpires get the boos
 In our words ...
Find out what these guys really think by reading their own words.

Seattle's Bret Boone

New York's Mike Stanton

Mets mgr. Bobby Valentine
Off-the-Wall Features
Explore the screwball side of hardball with Left Field, the online home for fun feature stories, interviews with behind-the-scenes workers, the MLB.com interactive mailbag and more.


Cubbie fans, wear the same shirt as Mark Grace with pride.
It's America's Team
Even if you don't live in Phoenix, you too can embrace the new World Champs.
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LIVE from Game 7
Check in with our live reports from the field from Game 7. More>

 Poll Question

 Playoff HQ
AZ vs. NY: Tale of the Tape
Find out which city comes out on top

2001 Playoffs, A to Z
Everything you need to know from Astros to Zito.

City Guides
Get the scoop on each city and ballpark in the playoffs this year.

Proceed with Caution
Do's and Don'ts of bandwagon jumping

 Headlines
Q & A with Rudy Giuliani

Renck: What I'll remember

Reader: 2001 postseason hits and misses

Stealth bomber flies over Game 7

Help! AZ flies in extra bartenders

Hidden conversation: Jay Witasick and Byung-Hyun Kim

LIVE from Game 6

NY firefighters treated to Game 6