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Nationals vs. Astros - The World Series

Washington in 7
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Washington in 6
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Washington in 5
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Washington in 4
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Houston in 4
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Houston in 5
- 1 (33.3%)
Houston in 6
- 0 (0%)
Houston in 7
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Total Members Voted: 3

Voting closed: October 23, 2019, 02:00:10 PM


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Re: American League
« Reply #840 on: October 18, 2018, 02:16:55 AM »

It looks to me as if the fans' hands are over the wall and in the field of play.

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Re: American League
« Reply #841 on: October 18, 2018, 02:39:34 AM »

https://twitter.com/RealCJ10/status/1052738360417153024

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U canít say definitively that he reached over the fence. There is no angle that shows it. Fans see what they wanna see. I see a guy whose body hadnít hit the wall yet, glove well ABOVE his head and multiple fans leaning and reaching out. Canít overturn call on the field. Period
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Re: American League
« Reply #842 on: October 18, 2018, 02:46:58 AM »

Kennedy assassination photo:

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Re: American League
« Reply #843 on: October 18, 2018, 03:58:13 AM »





Apparently, Bill Baer wasn't paying as much attention to the game as he should have been, but he was saved by the headline writer, who got the score right!
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Re: American League
« Reply #844 on: October 18, 2018, 07:52:53 AM »

One more win and we get to

DAVID PRICE pitches the ALCS clincher

I expect Sale in game 5, Kiid.


Heh
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Re: American League
« Reply #845 on: October 18, 2018, 09:10:29 AM »

It looks to me as if the fans' hands are over the wall and in the field of play.



Saw it several times. To me it looks like Betts closed his glove too soon and missed it. Then the ball hits a fan's hand and a split second later Betts' glove hits the fans hand.

But shit happens. Bang bang call.
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Re: American League
« Reply #846 on: October 18, 2018, 09:37:33 AM »

Kennedy assassination photo:



My 2nd favorite ALCS security guard.

I understand that the Astro's had enough cameras in the park, but unfortunately for them they were al focused on the Sox dugout.
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« Reply #847 on: October 18, 2018, 10:00:31 AM »

Kennedy assassination photo:



My 2nd favorite ALCS security guard.

I understand that the Astro's had enough cameras in the park, but unfortunately for them they were al focused on the Sox dugout.


LOL :-)
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Re: American League
« Reply #848 on: October 18, 2018, 11:03:57 AM »

Saw a better replay. I've changed my mind it looks like a fan did close Betts' glove.
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Re: American League
« Reply #850 on: October 18, 2018, 11:58:32 AM »

https://twitter.com/MLBNetwork/status/1052915450894401536

We get it, Ripken - you want the rule changed.
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Re: American League
« Reply #851 on: October 18, 2018, 02:18:21 PM »

Fix is in. Horrible calls in the series, all going cheating Boston's way.

Sad.
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Re: American League
« Reply #852 on: October 18, 2018, 02:32:30 PM »

https://www.cbssports.com/mlb/news/red-sox-vs-astros-fan-involved-in-mookie-betts-interference-play-says-its-about-the-worst-call-hes-ever-seen/?ftag=SPM-16-10abi8e

Now there's a shock!

The man involved says he's innocent and there is no way he was over the yellow line.

The white shirted guy's belly is over the line! His arm is further forward than his belly.

And the hands of Caldwell and the guy in the blue shirt are above and still further forward than the white shirted guy's hand.

Mookie was still heading toward the fence, as the follow through shows.
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« Reply #853 on: October 18, 2018, 02:54:23 PM »

Betts' glove extended way back into the stands.  (Imagine the play by play call if he had caught it)

This cannot be refuted and was the reason the call was so easy.

Take the break and move on.  They should even out.
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Re: American League
« Reply #854 on: October 18, 2018, 03:16:07 PM »

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