Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 9/13/12
Down to two weeks left in the 2012 regular season, it's officially the home stretch for teams still harboring playoff aspirations. I'm started to get excited like a Kentucky Derby announcer in the last quarter mile. Coming around the turn, the Orioles are neck and neck with the Yankees, galloping towards the crown. The speedy Tampa Bay Rays continue to lurk behind waiting to make their move. And don't look now, but here comes the Detroit Tigers, gaining ground on the White Sox. The Phillies have turned on the speed, Charlie Manuel is whipping them for the final push but they might have too much ground to make up. The A's continue their steady pace towards the finish line. The Dodgers have pulled up lame. The Nationals are coasting into an easy win, except oh no, what has happened, the jockey has decided to break one of their legs. What could he be thinking? And it's a tough sight in the back of the pack, where the crew is bringing out a white sheet to cover up the Pirates so they ca...
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