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Just now, PHRESH said:

I dunno. It would have been close. I think Hays got too good of a jump and with Crawford going to the ground, he knew he probably wouldn't get him. 

Yeah, it's hard to say.  I dunno.

Mountcastle with a walk.  That's rare.


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