"No matter what, you keep pitching.... you go to mound, you find the plate, you thow, and you become who you are."
Oh barf (sorry, Mom).
And in he walks, like a rock star, like a baseball star. All hail the conquering hero. Thanks, former Sentor and current L&O star Fred Thompson for the aw-shucks everyman introduction narrative.
I believe the word for which I am reaching is "schmaltz."
Let's watch, shall we . . .