Quote of the day
"When [Jay Bruce] hit that one up there, there was a big sigh of relief and the party was on." -- Cincinnati manager Dusty Baker, after Bruce’s walk off home run clinched the NL Central division title
Three foregone conclusions were mathematically locked up last night, as the Yankees, Rays, and Reds clinched playoff spots. And the “NL Weast” race shrunk by one team, as the Rockies polished off their late season collapse. The other three teams (SF, SD, and Atl) are separated by only 2 games, and with a SD-SF matchup this weekend, that race could still go down to the wire.
Today’s MLB action features two doubleheaders and 7 afternoon starts. If you are still competing, plan accordingly. If not, signups for RIHC (Hoops) leagues continue at the Hoops Forum. It would be good to get those spots filled up by early next week. Sign up in one of the AAA or AA league threads, as appropriate.
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