On this date in 2008, Mike Piazza retires from baseball.
"I found it hugely insulting that people believed I'd go so far out of my way - living with Playmates, vacationing with actresses, showing up at nightclubs - to act out a lifestyle that would amount to a charade. If I was gay, I'd be gay all the way." - on rumors that he is gay
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