Tom Terrific

James Laube says Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver pursued winemaking against long odds

Tom Terrific
Bill Reitzel James Laube
Jun 15, 2019
Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver has had more golden moments than most. He pursued winemaking against long odds, but his Napa wines have become winners in their own right.

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