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9/22 Orioles at Blue Jays


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Ha! You even capitalized the "H" in His. You should think about applying for tax-exempt status.

:rofl:

If I can find someone handier than me with the books, I just may organize such a place of worship. After all, it is written:

All who believeth in Matt and The Cavalry He leadeth shall bask in The Orioles World Series victory.

Blessed Be Thy Name, Wieters. Amen. :pray::notworthy:

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One thing that I have noticed with the O's is that the team seems to step up more frequently when the starters are resting (or hurt). This was not the case last season, see Sunday record, but its just something I am noticing. This is definitely a phenomonon that would surface when I played soccer in college. Admittedly, the sports are different, but the principles may be the same. When the star or key players sat, the more peripheral players seemed to focus more. Once they realized that they could not count on the key players to make key plays, they started to look for ways to do it themselves.

just think it is interesting...or I could just be crazy.

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One thing that I have noticed with the O's is that the team seems to step up more frequently when the starters are resting (or hurt). This was not the case last season, see Sunday record, but its just something I am noticing. This is definitely a phenomonon that would surface when I played soccer in college. Admittedly, the sports are different, but the principles may be the same. When the star or key players sat, the more peripheral players seemed to focus more. Once they realized that they could not count on the key players to make key plays, they started to look for ways to do it themselves.

just think it is interesting...or I could just be crazy.

I think they seem to be playing small-ball much better without some of their better hitters in the lineup.

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