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Old 10-01-2019, 01:01 PM
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Default Baseball Playoffs start Tonight


Who IS on first !

Tues Oct 1 National League Washington vs Milwaukee 8:08 PM TBS
Wed Oct 2 American League Tamps Bay vs A's 8:08 Espn

I'll take Milwaukee and the A's

then:
https://www.mlb.com/postseason

And then hoping for a miracle with the Yankee pitching

Great time of the year for Sports


Old 10-01-2019, 01:28 PM
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Old 10-01-2019, 01:32 PM
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I will take Tampa Bay
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Baseball is still played?
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My time in baseball was Yogi, Mickey, Roger, Moose, Whitey etc. Sneaked out to ride the subway to a game or two. Lost interest a long time ago.
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I am pulling for Houston to go all the way.
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sadly the Sux aren't in it . I wish they were though, Yanks Sux is great theatre

perhaps that MNF Bengals - Pitt was more exciting LOL
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Originally Posted by Jersus View Post
Baseball is still played?
but without deflated balls !!!
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Originally Posted by airbrush View Post
My time in baseball was Yogi, Mickey, Roger, Moose, Whitey etc. Sneaked out to ride the subway to a game or two. Lost interest a long time ago.
Long ago and a golden time for baseball, according to the scribes. But hell football was better then too, they were allowed to hit and criminals generally didn't play.

Hockey is starting with b ball behind it. I liked the hitting in old time hockey and calling traveling in b ball

Everything changes, change is the only constant in life.
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Originally Posted by Lobstercatcher229 View Post
I will take Tampa Bay
They are a damn good team with the lowest payroll in baseball !! Joe who ? LOL
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Originally Posted by RGrew176 View Post
I am pulling for Houston to go all the way.
I think they are the best team in baseball.
Stud pitching, great hitting, good defense and a nice bull pen

They are a COMPLETE team !
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Originally Posted by RGrew176 View Post
I am pulling for Houston to go all the way.
Seems like a solid choice.Loaded ,deep and still pissed off about what Boston did to them last year.I think they're a lock for American League.
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And last nights 4-3 win by the Nats over the Brewers was a great game. Exciting start and a nail biting ending. The Nats scoring 3 runs with 2 out in the bottom of the 8th, to go up 1 was really exciting !
The stadium erupted and the long suffering Wash fans saw a playoff win for once ! Strasburg was fantastic 3 innings 4 k's

Now on to LA for the NATS Good matchup
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i got the twins and dodgers.

twins in 6.

LA can't get it done, again.
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Originally Posted by PJJR View Post
sadly the Sux aren't in it . I wish they were though, Yanks Sux is great theatre

perhaps that MNF Bengals - Pitt was more exciting LOL
Sux to be a sux fan and think of not suxing in the playoffs.

Good luck.
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I really enjoy your annual MLB playoff thread.

I have no dog in this race this year. My Cubbies flamed out just like the good old days. I was going to root for the Astros but with the Nats wild wildcard win, I might pull for Davy Martinez. At least Bryce Harper is gone. Couldn’t stand that metrosexual.
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I went with the Rays, glad to see they took the first step in the process with a win over Oakland.
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Originally Posted by richeerich View Post
I really enjoy your annual MLB playoff thread.

I have no dog in this race this year. My Cubbies flamed out just like the good old days. I was going to root for the Astros but with the Nats wild wildcard win, I might pull for Davy Martinez. At least Bryce Harper is gone. Couldn’t stand that metrosexual.
Cards fan so biased but I think the Scrubs are going back to the good ol days for awhile. Some very bad choices made...........Heyward being at the top, not sure they will be able to get away from him as they paid him a MINT for what he is. Cards/Braves first game was pretty intense!
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Originally Posted by richeerich View Post
I really enjoy your annual MLB playoff thread.

I have no dog in this race this year. My Cubbies flamed out just like the good old days. I was going to root for the Astros but with the Nats wild wildcard win, I might pull for Davy Martinez. At least Bryce Harper is gone. Couldn’t stand that metrosexual.
Thanks

I hope no one bet on my Wild card picks !

Cards did another miraculous comeback and the Nats were OK till the 7th
and in the middle was a good for once: Thursday Night Football game - why God invented DVR's

4 games today !!

Minnesota is usually a warm up for the Yankees, but not this year ! I expect a tough back and forth series
The Twins teams that served as Yankee punching bags in the past so often were hobbled by one thing: a glaring lack of firepower. But these Twins went toe to toe with the Yankees for the AL home run crown and will play this series the same way, and if they can steal one of the two early games in the Bronx, the Yanks could be in for a world of hurt back in Minneapolis.

Rays - Astros I have to root for the Rays, as the poor man's underdog and because I don't really want to face the Stros; if the Yankees advance: Verlander, Cole, Greinke etc. is enough to slow down any offense

Nats need a win today or they are done, same for the Braves who lost a tough one yesterday.

Pitching, pitching, pitching - It's the playoffs !
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Originally Posted by PJJR View Post
Thanks

I hope no one bet on my Wild card picks !

Cards did another miraculous comeback and the Nats were OK till the 7th
and in the middle was a good for once: Thursday Night Football game - why God invented DVR's

4 games today !!

Minnesota is usually a warm up for the Yankees, but not this year ! I expect a tough back and forth series
The Twins teams that served as Yankee punching bags in the past so often were hobbled by one thing: a glaring lack of firepower. But these Twins went toe to toe with the Yankees for the AL home run crown and will play this series the same way, and if they can steal one of the two early games in the Bronx, the Yanks could be in for a world of hurt back in Minneapolis.

Rays - Astros I have to root for the Rays, as the poor man's underdog and because I don't really want to face the Stros; if the Yankees advance: Verlander, Cole, Greinke etc. is enough to slow down any offense

Nats need a win today or they are done, same for the Braves who lost a tough one yesterday.

Pitching, pitching, pitching - It's the playoffs !
I like your thread as well. Gives me a chance to be a jackass, which I enjoy to no end.

Astros in 7 over de Dodgers.

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