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Friday, October 19, 2012

The Poscast with Joe Posnanski - 10/17/12

Joe Posnanski and Michael Schur discuss the baseball postseason, and then draft sports equipment (other than balls, which were the subject of a previous draft.)

Schur - Baseball glove
Poz - Mouthpiece
Schur - Football helmet
Poz - Kicking tee
Schur - Headband
Poz - Tennis ball hopper
Schur - Goalie mask
Poz - Zamboni
Schur - Knee brace
Poz - Baseball donut

The District Attorney Posted: October 19, 2012 at 04:59 PM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: joe posnanski, michael schur, postseason, sabermetrics

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   1. The District Attorney Posted: October 20, 2012 at 12:41 PM (#4277416)
Qutie shocked that the baseball bat wasn't chosen by either baseball fan.

Poz seemed to prefer creative inventions that were designed to solve very specific (small) problems, and I guess the bat didn't qualify.
   2. STIGGLES don't want to talk about cracker barrel Posted: October 20, 2012 at 01:38 PM (#4277464)
Schur - Goalie mask
win.
   3. The District Attorney Posted: October 20, 2012 at 04:11 PM (#4277546)
Both Poz and Schur seemed to agree that if the Zamboni pick survived scrutiny by the Rules Committee, Poz won the draft. (The issue of course being that it is not equipment used by the actual players.) (Or, at least, one hopes not.)

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