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    2021 Rays: Wandervision

    Shane Baz being called up to make his major league debut against the Jays on Monday. Talk about getting thrown right into the fire! I think he gets two more starts to finish out the season, and if he looks good he’ll be in the playoff rotation. Wacha can be left off the playoff roster and...
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    What To Do About the Bullpen

    In other words, what the Rays are doing
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    9/18: Civale vs. Gil

    He actually would make a great Yankee. But the Rays will exercise his option, so you’ll have to wait until 2023 to get him.
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    9/18: Civale vs. Gil

    He’s flirting with the Mendoza line! .203 BA!! They’d run him out of town if he were in Boston!
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    9/18: Civale vs. Gil

    Rays don’t have any stars. Their top 3 starters are rookies. They don’t stand a chance.
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    9/18: Civale vs. Gil

    Favorites?? Astros and CWS much higher probability. Rays are barely above the Red Sox. Huge underdogs, as always.
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    9/18: Civale vs. Gil

    Yes! If a 3 way tie is involved and then TOR gets eliminated, all the better.
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    September MLB Thread

    Rays score 3 in bottom 9th to tie it up against DET and then win it on Phillips 3 run walkoff HR in bottom 10. Magic number at 6.
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    9.17.21 - And Down The Stretch They Come!

    You’re playing against them tonight
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    September MLB Thread

    Perez is 2nd in the league this year for HR hit as a catcher.
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    9/15 - Things that make me happy about the Yankees, a list

    I’m going to do my best to engineer a 3 way tie for the WC
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    9/15 - Things that make me happy about the Yankees, a list

    Having a mule you own is different than one you share with the rest of the village
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    9/15 - Things that make me happy about the Yankees, a list

    Fear not. Nobody blows late leads like the O’s