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Saturday, October 12, 2019

The Ringer:  Ranking the Worst MLB Playoff Losses of the Decade

In the entirety of MLB history, not just this decade, only three teams have lost a series after holding a 99 percent chance to win. The 1986 Angels led Boston three games to one, then surrendered a three-run ninth-inning lead in Game 5 before dropping games 6 and 7. The 1986 Red Sox led the Mets three games to two and held a two-run lead in the 10th inning of Game 6, with two outs and no men on, before losing in evidently cursed fashion.  And the…

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It’s probably the week’s best article to include Archie Bradley, Tony Wolters, Kolten Wong, Nyjer Morgan, Trent Grisham, Ryan Hanigan, and Wei-Yin Chen.

Gonfalon Bubble Posted: October 12, 2019 at 04:48 PM | 5 comment(s)
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