Found September 04, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
Here we are, folks: the End of Season Post-Mortem series. If you're new here (which about 50% of our reader base is in comparison to last year), here's a brief explanation: after a team is eliminated from playoff contention, we're going to put their season under a microscope and look at just what the hell went wrong, what went right, and so on and so forth. The goal is to post these the day after a team is eliminated. Also, for the first ten teams eliminated, we're going to post a series called "Hope for the Hopeless", which is going to be an expanded version of the "What Went Right" portion of the Post-Mortem series pieces. The second team this season to be officially eliminated from playoff contention is the Miami Marlins. In a weird way, that was a mild upset as many had the Marlins pegged for the worst record in baseball (there is still time though, c'mon Astros!). Despite gutting their roster of all their free agent signing from the w...
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