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I gotta know why does Fox use the NFL on Fox theme for baseball.
They had a good MLB theme.

leave the football theme for football.
 

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John Smoltz haterd of the Yankees is so obvious. I am Red Sox fan and it’s annoying.
He is Smiling in the booth. It’s amazing, he literally hates the Yankees.
 

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I gotta know why does Fox use the NFL on Fox theme for baseball.
They had a good MLB theme.

leave the football theme for football.
If your going to steal another sports theme might as well take the nba on NBC.
 

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Roberto Osuna: “I’m a terrible closer, I just blew the save.”

Aroldis Chapman: ...

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Since the late 90s dynasty, the Yankees have pnly win 1 world series in 15 playoff appearances.
 

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This Astros assistant GM sounds like a really scummy guy, and the organization has handled it in as douchey of a way as possible.

They are huge favorites.

Corbin is a Syracuse kid who also played college baseball for MVCC in Utica.

Stras pitched for the Chiefs.

Go Nats!
 

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This Astros assistant GM sounds like a really scummy guy, and the organization has handled it in as douchey of a way as possible.

They are huge favorites.

Corbin is a Syracuse kid who also played college baseball for MVCC in Utica.

Stras pitched for the Chiefs.

Go Nats!
Turner played for the Chiefs also.
 

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Agree about the length of games but what other changes would you make to shorten them? The days of Greg Maddux bringing it home in 2 hours are not going to happen. Agree fixing the ball would help. Look at some of the guys and their HR totals this year - ridiculous! You are exactly right that there is way too much walk, K or HR these days.

I love the strategy part of baseball so I hate to limit the number of pitching changes but seems like that would be a solution.
Driving up pitch counts and making games wars of attrition- like tonight - doesn’t help the time factor
 

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9-0 in the blue uniforms in the playoffs.
The last 3 WS have worn alternate jerseys when they won it all.
2018

2017

2016


So Washington has the karma.
 

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In 6 appearances in this year's playoffs he has an ERA of 1.35, and had only allowed 5 baserunners in 6 2/3 innings.

In 4 innings against the Yankees this series (Coming into tonight), he had an ERA of 0.00, with a WHIP of 0.25.
Didn’t you know you aren’t a good pitcher if you ever give up a single run to an incredibly potent lineup ?
 

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In non-playoff news, David Ross to the Cubs.

I’m sure he’s a great baseball mind and will have the respect of the players , but maybe hiring someone with zero experience managing isn’t the best idea ?
 

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