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Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

Points: Upstarts? Or one-hit wonders?

Baseball could use a true upstart, and the World Series will give us two. The Philadelphia Phillies have climbed through the ranks the old, hard way, while the Tampa Bay Rays developed quickly for the most impressive "worst to first" performance ever.

Saturday, August 9th, 2008

Points: Rangers are only pretending, but it’s fun to pretend

The Texas Rangers weren't supposed to contend this year, and they really aren't, but they've gotten themselves close enough to make this season fun, anyway.