Found June 02, 2013 on World Series Dreaming:
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Tonight’s (well, yesterday’s, now) game was pretty terrible.  The Cubs did not win.  They were going to win at one point, but then weird stuff happened and somehow Carlos Marmol got most of the blame.  Of course, that is fair given the win expectancy chart.  Marmol’s wildness and giving up that monstrous grand slam to Paul Goldschmidt (who is very very strong and was pretty pissed off after getting owned by Jeff Samardzija all night) meant that he earned -.467 WPA.  That’s the worst swing for any pitcher on the night. I would argue that Marmol doesn’t deserve all the boos or the name-calling, but it’s certainly frustrating and he would be released were it not for his massive contract (thanks, Jim Hendry!) or his veteran privileges preventing him from being sent to the minors without permission.  We at WSD have been trying to figure it out for a while, but at some point between the July 31 trade deadline and when his contract ends this offseason, you, the Cubs fan, will likely never ...
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