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Old 10-31-2019, 08:23 AM
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Originally Posted by Nellie_Fox View Post
The ninth inning summed up what frustrates me about baseball 2019. The Astros are down by 4. They need base runners. Did anybody shorten up and try to just make contact? Nope. Everybody is still swinging for the fences. So the results? Popup, strikeout, strikeout. Game over.
Yep. Every batter tried to hit a 5-run homer.
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