Thomas Boswell says tanking's fan abuse. It's that and more.
Beneath the oft-kidded appearance, Mossi was a competitor on the mound and a gentleman off it.
Baseball government refused to authenticate Albert Pujols's 2,000th RBI ball on the spot. The fan who caught it was not amused.
The former Met's life has gone from wild to sad and finally . . . redemption, despite his blindness.