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29 results for CLOSER

13 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
23ABottom-of-the-ninth pitcherJoel Fagliano
73ASales expertJoel Fagliano
44DNot so remoteBarry C. Silk
8AEffective salesmanPatrick Berry
9DNinth-inning hurler, oftenMike Torch
31ANinth-inning pitcher (2)Pancho Harrison
5DExpert dealmaker (2)Matt Ginsberg
37DNinth-inning relief pitcherLynn Lempel
48DNinth-inning pitcher (2)C. W. Stewart
129AContract-negotiating proTony Orbach
10DDeal finalizerChristina Houlihan Kelly
38DExpert dealmaker (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
30DComparatively contiguousWayne Robert Williams

16 results for CLOSER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
44ALess distantBernice GordonMaleska
45DLess distantKathryn RighterMaleska
26A"Cuddle up a little ___ . . . "Virginia L. YatesMaleska
7DMore compactElaine D. SchorrMaleska
44ANot so far awayBensonMaleska
48DMore miserlyMeunierMaleska
43DNot so far apartJohnsonMaleska
16DMore stingyJean J. DavisonWeng
44ANearerUnknownWeng
10DMore stingy.UnknownWeng
46DMore intimate.Cora GoodmanFarrar
63AMore imminent.William LutwiniakFarrar
31ANearer.Thomas MeekinFarrar
78AMore intimate.Charles E. GerschFarrar
1AMore humid.Sidney LambertFarrar
30AMore intimate.UnknownFarrar