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      09-28-2012 09:20 AM #631
      I have relatives in the Tampa Bay/St Pete area and they were amused that I was rooting for the Rays

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      09-28-2012 09:24 AM #632
      Quote Originally Posted by PlatinumGLS View Post
      I have relatives in the Tampa Bay/St Pete area and they were amused that I was rooting for the Rays
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      09-29-2012 09:46 PM #633
      Back to two games up!!...and the Triple Crown is a serious possibility now


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      09-30-2012 07:16 PM #634
      Clinched at least a tie!....magic number is one


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      09-30-2012 09:39 PM #635
      Quote Originally Posted by Adam@CheckeredFlagVW View Post
      Clinched at least a tie!....magic number is one
      Hell yeah, dude!
      I hope you have MLB on your phone so you were able to keep up at H2Oi.
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      10-01-2012 07:47 AM #636
      Quote Originally Posted by pete@blackforest View Post
      Hell yeah, dude!
      I hope you have MLB on your phone so you were able to keep up at H2Oi.
      Yep I was watching while walking around
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      10-01-2012 10:29 AM #637
      I'm a little concerned facing Bruce Chen tonight..
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      10-01-2012 10:31 AM #638
      Quote Originally Posted by pete@blackforest View Post
      I'm a little concerned facing Bruce Chen tonight..
      Same here. Seems the Tigers often have problems against Chen. They seem to have issues with most finesse pitchers.

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      10-01-2012 10:34 AM #639
      Quote Originally Posted by pete@blackforest View Post
      I'm a little concerned facing Bruce Chen tonight..
      Im more nervous about Porcello starting....it seems when his sinker stays up he gets hit hard. Because basically thats all he has

      But our offense has been coming through with clutch hits in the past week, I think we sweep the series
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      10-01-2012 10:36 AM #640
      With Porcello on the mound, I would sit Peralta and go with Danny Worth as he as more range for all of those ground balls.

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      10-01-2012 11:42 PM #641
      Central Division Champs!!!!
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      10-02-2012 02:05 AM #642
      Quote Originally Posted by pete@blackforest View Post
      Central Division Champs!!!!



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    13. 10-02-2012 06:30 AM #643
      I think Miggy made a great case for MVP last night. Huge game.

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      10-02-2012 09:13 AM #644
      so anyone planning on going to any playoff games??

      Ill be in Michigan the 12th-21st...I will be catching a game when they are in town, if at all possible
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      10-02-2012 09:20 AM #645
      Awesome win! Nice to see Peralta come through - must of happened because I said he should be on the bench .

      Only thing left to do before the playoffs is secure the triple crown!

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      10-02-2012 09:28 AM #646
      Quote Originally Posted by Adam@CheckeredFlagVW View Post
      so anyone planning on going to any playoff games??

      Ill be in Michigan the 12th-21st...I will be catching a game when they are in town, if at all possible
      Most likely not - have a great time though

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      10-02-2012 09:43 AM #647
      Quote Originally Posted by PlatinumGLS View Post
      Awesome win! Nice to see Peralta come through - must of happened because I said he should be on the bench .
      ....it was a shot too
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      10-03-2012 08:01 AM #648
      Happy Triple Crown Day!

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      10-03-2012 09:19 AM #649
      Quote Originally Posted by Adam@CheckeredFlagVW View Post
      Happy Triple Crown Day!


      And I want to punch anyone that mentions WAR in support of Trout for MVP. Why is it bogus? Ben Zobrist had a WAR of 8.5 last year which would be second highest this year. Here are his stats from last year: http://espn.go.com/mlb/player/stats/...36/ben-zobrist

      8.5 WAR = .269 AVG / .353 OBP / .469 SLG / .822 OPS / 20 HR / 91 RBI / 99 R / 158 H / 46 2B / 6 3B / 77 BB / 128 BB / 19 SB / 6 CS

      How can this be an 8.5 WAR and Cabrera only be 6.9 this year??
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      10-03-2012 09:31 AM #650
      Quote Originally Posted by PlatinumGLS View Post
      How can this be an 8.5 WAR and Cabrera only be 6.9 this year??
      I will say I agree with alot of the saber metric measuring devices...but WAR is stupid
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      10-03-2012 05:42 PM #651
      Here is a funny comment I just read:

      "Based upon the all powerful WAR, I propose that we go back and give the MVPs to the players with the highest WAR for each season. Congratulations to newly crowned two-time AL MVP Ben Zobrist (2009 & 2011). Zobrist finished 8th and 16th in MVP voting in those two seasons, but now he is one of the all-time greats after being awarded 2 MVPs in 3 seasons. Congratulations are also in order to 2008 AL (WAR) MVP Nick Markakis, who didn't receive a SINGLE MVP vote in 2008. The 2006 AL MVP is now Grady Sizemore, even though he finished 11th in MVP voting that season. If only the voters knew about WAR, imagine how different baseball history would look."

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      10-03-2012 06:01 PM #652
      Quote Originally Posted by PlatinumGLS View Post
      Here is a funny comment I just read:

      "Based upon the all powerful WAR, I propose that we go back and give the MVPs to the players with the highest WAR for each season. Congratulations to newly crowned two-time AL MVP Ben Zobrist (2009 & 2011). Zobrist finished 8th and 16th in MVP voting in those two seasons, but now he is one of the all-time greats after being awarded 2 MVPs in 3 seasons. Congratulations are also in order to 2008 AL (WAR) MVP Nick Markakis, who didn't receive a SINGLE MVP vote in 2008. The 2006 AL MVP is now Grady Sizemore, even though he finished 11th in MVP voting that season. If only the voters knew about WAR, imagine how different baseball history would look."
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      10-03-2012 08:22 PM #653
      Congrats to our triple crown winner Miguel Cabrera....greatest hitter of my lifetime for sure. It's been a privilege to watch this guy play the game. Here's to more MVP seasons in the years to come!


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      10-03-2012 09:28 PM #654
      Great gesture by the KC fans...for sure the first time I've ever seen a curtain call for an opposing player


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      10-03-2012 09:30 PM #655
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      10-03-2012 11:05 PM #656
      Bring on the Athletics


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      10-04-2012 09:11 AM #657
      Cabrera's name sure looks nice on top of this list:


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      10-04-2012 09:33 AM #658
      Its an aamzing feat when you think about just how tough this is. I mean you have guys that are geared to hitting homers and guys that specialize in batting runs in, and hitters like Ichiro that consistenly hit .320, and Cabrera is out there doing it all. Truly amazing, may never happen in my lifetime again
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      10-04-2012 09:37 AM #659
      Quote Originally Posted by Adam@CheckeredFlagVW View Post
      Its an aamzing feat when you think about just how tough this is. I mean you have guys that are geared to hitting homers and guys that specialize in batting runs in, and hitters like Ichiro that consistenly hit .320, and Cabrera is out there doing it all. Truly amazing, may never happen in my lifetime again
      Like we said before, we'll be telling our grandkids about this

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      10-04-2012 10:07 AM #660
      Quote Originally Posted by PlatinumGLS View Post
      Like we said before, we'll be telling our grandkids about this
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      10-04-2012 10:39 AM #662
      The thing Cabrera should be most proud of is accomplishing everything without ever having been connected to PEDs of any kind.

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      Congrats to Miggy

      He gets my MVP vote.

    34. 10-05-2012 06:33 PM #664
      I'm going to the UP to visit my inlaws on sunday. The sunday game is on what now?

      I won't be able to stream it, they are still at 56k levels up there.

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      10-06-2012 03:48 PM #665
      GO TIGERS!

      Quote Originally Posted by lostmypassword View Post
      I'm going to the UP to visit my inlaws on sunday. The sunday game is on what now?

      I won't be able to stream it, they are still at 56k levels up there.
      MLB Network. I have it with Comcast but local WOW Cable customers aren't as lucky (my in-laws are WOW customers). You can see if your inlaws cable company has it here: http://mlb.mlb.com/network/

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