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Random Thoughts for Off-Day Thursday

BULLET-POINT STYLE!It amazes me how many people are defending Nyjer Morgan for his actions in last night’s brawl.  I understand you want your players to keep playing despite being down 11 runs, but stealing bases really isn’t about "winning".  Stealing a base in that situation gives you about one-hundredth of a percent increase to your chance of winning.  Morgan stealing second, then third, was Continue reading

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