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ON LOWENFISH'S LAW, WILD CARDS & OTHER BASEBALL THOUGHTS

September 18, 2010

Tags: Lowenfish Law (No 4-Run Lead Ever Safe), Robert Andino, Brandon Wood, Uehara Meltdown, Hooray for Shorter Seasons

ON LOWENFISH’S LAW, WILD CARDS AND OTHER BASEBALL THOUGHTS

On the night of Yom Kippur Friday September 17 the Yankees proved true yet again an adage that I call Lowenfish’s Law: “No four-run lead is ever safe in baseball until the last out is recorded.” The Orioles new closer Koji Uehara was one (more…)

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