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R.A. Dickey describes himself as a 'ninja in training,' among other things

Vin Scully quoted Dickey's Twitter bio (via a recent L.A. Times article) in his introduction of the Mets knuckleballer on Friday.

The full list, by the way: Father, husband, Christian, pitcher, author, adventurer, Star Wars nerd, reader, ninja in training and cyclist.