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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Baseball Therapy: One Simple Anti-Tanking Solution - Baseball Prospectus

No thank you. If you want to add another wild card team, add another single game playoff between the 2nd and 3rd seeds. Keep the advantage for winning your division.

Jim Furtado Posted: January 23, 2018 at 12:24 PM | 68 comment(s)
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