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Bad Calls don’t mean Bad Umpires


For a few moments, it appeared that the Texas Rangers were having their own Don Denkinger moment.  In the fourth inning of Game Three of the 2011 World Series, Matt Holliday grounded into what looked like a sure double play.   … Continue reading

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The Pitch, the Hit and the Call


There is a lesson to be learned from Game Six of the National League Championship Series.   It is that you don’t want that series to go to a Game Seven.   It doesn’t matter if you have your best starter on … Continue reading

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