The Machine Bill Lack 08/28/2009 4 SI has a 4 page excerpt from Joe Posnanski’s upcoming book, “The Machine“…I read the excerpt, can’t wait to read the book. Share this:TweetPocket 4 Responses Sultan of Swaff 08/28/2009 Awesome. That made my day. RC 08/28/2009 Actually got me a little verklempt. shane 08/28/2009 That was one hell of a story. SFRedsfan 08/28/2009 Incredible story. I for one was certainly spoiled by growing up with the Big Red Machine and taking that level of baseball for granted. So many awesome memories of those teams. Hopefully, we will regain a bit of that magic!