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Old 10-18-2012, 06:52 PM
Dan H Dan H is offline
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Originally Posted by Lip Man 1 View Post

I think the Sox would have taken Oakland out in five games...but we'll never know.

You are right; we will never know. I don't buy the logic the Sox would've gone deep into the playoffs if they got there. First, Chris Sale is a great talent but he is no Verlander. Besides, 95% of the time, 85 wins doesn't get a team into the playoffs. The Sox just weren't good enough.