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Jeff Freier

Columnist

Jeff Freier is the author of “Jets Underground: Wahoo, Joe Willie, and the Swingin’, Swaggerin’ World of Gang Green,” published by Triumph Books. He’s been writing about New York sports since 2008, and has previously written for Sports Radio New York.com and Hot Stove New York.com. He lives in New Jersey with his wife and daughter.

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