Thanks to the magic that is Facebook, I have met a handful of Jeff Pearlmans, all of whom seem dashingly handsome and wicked smart. My favorite Jeff Pearlman may well be the one who lives in Edgewater , N.J. and owns his own event ticket company, Sitting-Pretty.
Upon exchanging messages early on in our blooming Facebook relationship, Jeff told me he had a really good story concerning John Rocker and the night before my SI article broke back in the final week of 1999. Indeed, it’s fantastic. And here’s what he wrote: