99-63 WS champs (Cards take 2nd WC, Mil 3rd, Pit 4th, Chi 5th)
Bruce/Votto neck and neck MVP race (neither takes it)
Bailey CYA winner
Hamilton ROY & GG
The play was only close, according to the announcers, because the 3b hesitated at least two beats before deciding to come home.
Which is to say, it should not have been a close play.
I am not a fan of running into an out at home when your #3 hitter is due up next.
"You only have to bat a thousand in two things; flying and heart transplants. Everything else you can go 4-for-5."
Thanks for the updates everybody.
You rock at PBP membengal!
"On-base percentage is great if you can score runs and do something with that on-base percentage," Baker said. "Clogging up the bases isn't that great to me."