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Old 01-14-2013, 03:14 PM
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Originally Posted by JoeYoung View Post
It's the main reason they won the Series that year, the next being the shutdown, lights out bullpen.
I disagree on that.

They used 3 closers that year and Cotts + Polite were the only reliable arms night in and night out.

Those 3 closers all had shaky moments throughout the year. Shingo was bad. Hermanson had a bad back. Jenks was a rookie who actually blew a save in the WS.

All the credit to me goes on that starting staff. They carried that team to a Championship.
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