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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #40 on: Jan 10, 2016, 12:25 PM »
The fact that all of these rookies can now take this valuable post season experience and learn from it and hopefully come back even better and ready to make a run for it all next season!
the 2015 post-season was so exciting b/c there were so many teams who haven't been in the playoffs recently!  it felt like every one had crazy momentum and drive.  Mets!  Jays!  Cubs!  Astros!

looking forward to 2016 spring training!

love that Dee Gordon got to shine with the Marlins!
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Re: MLB 2016
« Reply #41 on: Oct 06, 2016, 05:18 PM »
even year!

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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #42 on: Oct 07, 2016, 04:37 PM »
As a lifelong Cubs fan, this is the most nervous I have been heading into the post season.  It never seemed like the Cubs have ever been more expected to win than they are this year.  But baseball is by far the most fickle sport when it comes down to the best teams actually winning it all.  Saw a stat that less than 25% of the teams that have won the regular season have gone on to win the World Series.  This is why I'm extremely nervous. 

Oh and having to face the Giants in an even year doesn't help matters any either...

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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #43 on: Oct 12, 2016, 11:12 AM »
As a lifelong Cubs fan, this is the most nervous I have been heading into the post season.

Oh and having to face the Giants in an even year doesn't help matters any either...

Ditto, not to mention that the first round is a five game series and anything can happen. Glad they don't have to see Cueto again on Thursday. On to the NLCS!

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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #44 on: Oct 12, 2016, 11:49 AM »
and w/ the NLDS going 5, it will throw off the rotation for whoever wins. If Nats win, Scherzer may not start til game 3.
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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #45 on: Oct 12, 2016, 12:34 PM »
Yeah, that win last night preserved Lester for game 1. Would love to see Scherzer only once. If it goes 7, that's not gonna happen. Dodgers win, probably looking at a game 1 matchup with a rested Kershaw.

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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #46 on: Oct 23, 2016, 04:36 PM »
Still need 4 more wins, but...


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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #47 on: Oct 24, 2016, 11:32 AM »
It's fun to see Eddie sitting with Theo and celebrating with the team.  I'm happy for him that he gets to do all that.

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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #48 on: Oct 25, 2016, 03:25 PM »
Still need 4 more wins, but...



I'll have to forward that pic to my wife! 

Oh to have been able to be at Wrigley last Saturday night!  I got emotional just watching it unfold in my living room! 

Seeing that it just happened to fall on my twins' 13th birthday, I don't think I will have any trouble remembering where I was on 10/22/16 when the Cubs clinched their first WS since 1945!!!

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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #49 on: Nov 03, 2016, 11:01 AM »
Craziest game in the craziest pressure situation that I have ever seen.

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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #50 on: Nov 03, 2016, 12:27 PM »
Man oh man...was that special.  This Tom Verducci column is fantastic:

http://www.si.com/mlb/2016/11/03/world-series-cubs-indians-game-7?xid=socialflow_twitter_si
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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #51 on: Mar 13, 2017, 08:55 PM »
3 weeks until opening day 2017!

have any of you been watching the WBC?  some of the games have been terrific.  puerto rico and the dominican republic teams are strong!   i thought venezuela would be doing better.  at one time it felt like 10% of the SF Giants team was from venezuela.
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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #52 on: Apr 02, 2017, 03:29 PM »
Go Cardinals! Can't wait for the game tonight!
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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #53 on: Apr 06, 2017, 05:49 PM »
did anyone see that play in the Cards/Cubs game during which the ball got stuck in Yadi Molina's chest protector?  is Cecil throwing a velcro-ball?

i love the weirdness of baseball!

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Re: MLB 2015
« Reply #54 on: Apr 07, 2017, 10:20 PM »
 i know it's the first week of april but the giants are killing me  :tongue:
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