When we watched walking

Posted: April 1, 2014 at 3:47 a.m.

With the opening of baseball season upon us, we again are reminded that baseball is America’s national pastime. It’s hard to imagine a time when baseball wasn’t considered the national game, but long ago another sport was far more popular: competitive walking.

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Editorial, Pages 14 on 04/01/2014