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Audio: Werner Herzog on Matt Harvey’s Slider

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Accomplished German filmmaker Werner Herzog is not a baseball fan, per se. He is, however, a particularly astute observer of the human condition — which qualification lends to his thoughts on the cruel beauty of Matt Harvey’s slider a real and certain credibility.

Here, for the benefit of the readership, is a brief audio clip of Herzog commenting upon the meaning and significance of the slider (to Jedd Gyorko, from Harvey’s start last Wednesday) shown above:

Werner Herzog on Matt Harvey’s Slider