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#416319 - 11/15/12 08:58 AM R. A. Dickey wins the Cy Young award
cant_remember Offline

Registered: 02/26/05
Posts: 1050

We're usually tracking perps here; but now, for some good news:

R. A. Dickey, the knuckle-baller for the Mets, won the NL's Cy Young Award, which is a big deal, especially considering that in his new memoir, Where Ever I Wind Up, he talks about recovering from CSA -- and how CSA recovery allowed him to embrace his differences and develop his knuckle-ball.

In short: his CSA survivor experience prepared him, however painfully, to become the best pitcher in the National League.

I believe we all have this ability to use our abuse history and survivor/recovery experiences to succeed in our own unique ways, and here is R.A. Dickey proving that.

Congrats to him, and to us all.

Recovery is possible. Hang in there, brothers.

#416320 - 11/15/12 09:08 AM Re: R. A. Dickey wins the Cy Young award [Re: cant_remember]
peroperic2009 Offline

Registered: 10/09/11
Posts: 3710
Loc: South-East Europe
That is wonderful example, thanks for sharing Cant!

My story

#416329 - 11/15/12 10:34 AM Re: R. A. Dickey wins the Cy Young award [Re: cant_remember]
unhappycamper Offline

Registered: 10/21/11
Posts: 650
Loc: VA
He's obviously a strong, well-grounded guy... if he can cope with belonging to the Mets! ;^}



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