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#1 kydoty


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Posted 06 August 2014 - 01:42 PM



This might be the best thing you'll read all week.

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 01:56 PM

Fantastic article.

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 01:57 PM

Thanks!  Fun read.

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 02:11 PM

This was an awesome article.  

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 03:05 PM

Omg I cried reading this. Tears are flowing down my face. This has got to be the funniest thing on the internet. Needed this after Twins game today

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 10:45 PM

His 9.00 ERA is heavily inflated by a .400 BABIP that surely points to future regression.




Here's the thing I don't get.By sending him onto the field at a position, the White Sox lost the use of the DH for the remainder of the game.They risked having to pinch hit for him later, had they tied it up.Why would they take such a crazy chance on losing their best power hitter?

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Posted 07 August 2014 - 09:46 AM

That was fun!

I don't know, it is a site to discuss sports, not airline safety.....maybe we should take it less seriously?

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Posted 07 August 2014 - 12:52 PM

loved this.

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Posted 08 August 2014 - 06:19 PM

Hilarious, would read again.

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Posted 12 August 2014 - 02:55 AM

FanGraphs is the best, except for maybe NotGraphs, which is the main reason I found and fell in love with FanGraphs. Carson Cistulli, you slay me.

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