One year after gunshot wound, Scalise takes the field

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One year after gunshot wound, Scalise takes the field
One year after gunshot wound, Scalise takes the field

(CNN) - As House Majority Whip Steve Scalise bends down to field a ground ball rolling his way, it's clear the movement is neither easy nor natural any more. It's more labored, more mechanical -- a bend at the waist, more ginger bend at the knees, with a clear search for natural balance -- the kind that at one point left him completely and to this day can still be fleeting. Lateral movement is out of the question, leaving any ball more than a foot or two to his right or left best left for a teammate. Yet there he is, bent over anyway, explaining how he got to this point as the ball rolls into his beloved old mitt. In short, it's a process, one that in a way is emblematic of what the third-ranked

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