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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 568: Postseason Lessons and Legacies by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss World Series hangovers and the Danny Duffy deception, then talk about what they learned from the Royals and the Giants.
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Raising Aces: Bum Deal by Doug Thorburn

Madison Bumgarner dominated in an unfamiliar role on Wednesday night to help the Giants claim their third World Series in five years. How did he do it?
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Playoff Prospectus: The Giants Win The World Series, Again by Sam Miller

32+ GIFs for 32 games.
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Hot Stove Scouting Report: Max Scherzer by CJ Wittmann

"His whole pitch arsenal is a strength."
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Hot Stove Scouting Report: Nelson Cruz by Mark Anderson

"Near-elite raw power"
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Pitching Backward: Sing, Sing, Sing, for the Unsung Affeldt by Jeff Long

A bit more quietly, Jeremy Affeldt is approaching postseason records as impressive as Madison Bumgarner`s.
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Painting the Black: That Time We All Hated the Mike Morse Signing by R.J. Anderson

We don`t know anything about baseball, part 1 million.
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Playoff Prospectus: Second-Inning Struggles by Sahadev Sharma

A strong outing from Yordano Ventura and a rough second inning for the Giants means we all get a Game Seven on Wednesday.
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 565: Joe Maddon Moves On by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss Joe Maddon`s decision to opt out of his contract with Tampa Bay, then talk about other front-office comings and goings and Miguel Cabrera`s surgery.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Lineup Card: Relief Performances That Swung a Postseason Series by Baseball Prospectus

These bullpen arms once proved pivotal in October.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 564: The Weekend in World Series by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam talk about the tragic death of Oscar Taveras, then discuss the baseball they watched over the weekend.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoff Prospectus: Petit Comes Up Big by Sahadev Sharma

Yusmeiro Petit has been an unheralded and surprising key during the Giants` postseason run and he came up big once again on Saturday night.
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoff Prospectus: Never-Wrong Ned? by R.J. Anderson

No matter how questionable the decision, everything Ned Yost does this postseason seems to work in the end.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and Game Four Preview by Sahadev Sharma

Down 2-1, the storyline heading into Saturday night is clearly the Giants` decision to not go with their ace on short rest.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoff Prospectus: A Decade of Planning an Overnight Success by Miles Wray

When the glow is gone, how will Royals fans measure the years of losing against the weeks on top?
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Pebble Hunting: An Illustrated Guide to the People of AT and T Park by Sam Miller

Classifying the fans you`ll see in the stands for the next three games of the World Series.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and Game 3 Previews by R.J. Anderson

And we`re back, ready for Round Two.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoff Prospectus: Royals Spit Hot Fire: World Series Game 2 by Zachary Levine

The Royals staff threw some major heat and every key moment went their way as they snagged Game Two and evened the World Series at a game apiece.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

The Lineup Card: Nine Unlikely Postseason Heroes by Baseball Prospectus

Few expected these players to steal the show in October, but that didn`t stop them from doing so.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoff Prospectus: The Other Royals: World Series Game 1 by Sam Miller

Madison Bumgarner keeps building his legend, while the Royals` game got thoroughly botched.
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 560: Grant Brisbee Still Isn`t Sick of the World Series by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam talk to McCovey Chronicles author Grant Brisbee about the World Series and the Giants` recent run.
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 559: Andy McCullough is Too Busy To Bask by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam talk to Kansas City Star Royals beat writer Andy McCullough about the World Series and covering the Royals.
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoff Prospectus: World Series Preview: Giants vs. Royals by Sam Miller

The Royals have the speed, the Giants have the skipper, and both teams have momentum in an unlikely World Series matchup.
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Pebble Hunting: The Best Teams Should Make The World Series; A Defense of Bud Selig by Sam Miller

The commissioner`s lasting legacy isn`t randomness and meaningless. It`s a more fair world.
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 32: Preserving Your Dignity by Ben Carsley, Bret Sayre, Craig Goldstein and Mauricio Rubio

There Is No Offseason is a podcast that focuses exclusively on dynasty and long-term keeper formats. We talk major leagues, minor leagues and we never miss an opportunity to take a jab at Craig.
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13 days ago  |  Discuss
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