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David Berg closing out a great career at UCLA
David Berg closing out a great career at UCLA

David Berg looked out on his field of dreams and didn't see his moments. He saw teammates. The view from the bullpen at Jackie Robinson Stadium was comforting to UCLA's senior closer, who has the look of a Cirque du Soleil contortionist when he pitches but comes straight at you when he talks. Berg's side-winding delivery has baffled batters for four seasons, during which he has gone from relatively unknown freshman to one of the top closers in NCAA history. This day, though, was not about accolades and laurels. Berg scanned the field, where many of the Bruins were still working out, and reminisced. "I think about the practices and the off-days we had here,"...

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