Quick Hit October

Quick hits appearing throughout the month of October.

I’m sorry, before we get to the World Series … can we talk about this for a minute? All season long, Michael Schur and I have been arguing with Brandon…
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Thursday night, Houston’s Alex Bregman hit a routine fly ball to leftfield. Thursday night, New York’s Aaron Judge smashed a drive to…
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For the first 50 or so years of modern baseball, batters would walk about as often as they struck out. In fact, through the 1956 seasons, batters…
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Well, the MLB playoffs took a wild turn on Friday. The seemingly invincible Dodgers once again left something like 493 people on base*, and they have to…
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So our friend Mina Kimes has weighed in our her current mood as a Mariners fan: On the one hand, after breaking the drought and advancing to the second…
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This was, by the math, the most game-changing home run ever hit in the postseason, but it didn’t exactly feel that way. You can’t blame Yordan Alvarez…
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Reminder that throughout October — as the baseball playoffs kick into gear — I’m going to do a bunch of quick hits that I hope will bring a little joy…
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