Originally written on Fragile Freddy's  |  Last updated 10/14/11
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OK, so the title is a bit juvenile but seriously, baseball really is awesome.  If the frustration of the ending of the Sox season has you feeling a bit “baseballed out” I would encourage you to check in on what has been a gripping post-season with two outstanding League Championship Series still going strong; ALCS – Texas 3 – Detroit 2 - The Tigers got a needed win on Thursday when Justin Verlander gutted out 7 1/3 strong innings and the bats came to life.  The highlight was the Tigers becoming the first team in post-season history to hit for the cycle in four consecutive at bats during the decisive 6th inning. - Verlander was not at his sharpest but the best can keep you in a game even when they are struggling.  What made Verlander so impressive is that after throwing 93 pitches over the first 5 innings he was able to get the Tigers to the 8th inning. The broadcast made much of Verlander throwing 100 on his final pitch (another Nelson Cruz homer) but that is giving t...
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