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“We Had Some Help”

Just watch this. It’s amazing.

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Photo credit: CBS Sports

Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins hit a home run in his first at bat, the team’s first at bat, since the death of their star pitcher Jose Fernandez.

As his quote on the graphic mentions, it was the farthest he had ever hit a home run – and it was no coincidence.

What a moment.

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Baseball at Its Best

Now THAT is what I’m talking about, baseball.

What a finish to the 2011 MLB regular season. Four teams vying for two spots and one game each to make it happen. The result was probably one of the more exciting sequences that I’ve seen in quite a while.

With the exception of the Cardinals dominating their game (and making the playoffs for that matter – this part did nothing to excite me or make me happy) each of the other three games was a thriller.

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