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#1 notoriousgod71

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Posted 22 October 2020 - 05:24 PM

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#2 cardsfan

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Posted 22 October 2020 - 08:14 PM

Fine with me. I like tense games in the later innings. Better yet if my team wins the majority of 1 run games. A good hitting pitcher can make the difference.

One recent year Adam Wainwright had a winning record with a high ERA. But, he drove in 18 runs as a pitcher equating to a half run a game.

So there is a Mendoza line position player and a pitcher hitting 8th and 9th. Well, the 8th place hitter has to be pesky and find a way on base and get to second on a sacrifice by the pitcher. The first place hitter can single him in for a run. Baseball is more than HRs.
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#3 Doctor Gast

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Posted 23 October 2020 - 05:34 AM

To me this benefits the Twins by reduces the demand for Cruz which helps us to sign him for another year.

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#4 4twinsJA

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Posted 23 October 2020 - 07:26 AM

Don't like it, want consistent rules in each league. Crazy to play on way all year with a few exceptions during interleague play, then in WS have to play differently on the road.

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