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ekedolphin Scrapple Since: 12.1.02 From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA Since last post: 41 days Last activity: 5 days # 1 Posted on 21.9.08 0116.33 | Instant Rating: 2.29
With a 7-2 home victory over the Minnesota Twins, the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays officially
the first playoff berth in the 11-year history of the franchise.
Their next challenge, naturally, will be to try and stave off the Red Sox and win the division. We'll see how that goes.
The Rays became only the second AL team-- and 11th overall-- to go from last place to a playoff berth in successive years.
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djp Morcilla Since: 16.2.07 From: 3rd Floor, NW window Since last post: 45 days Last activity: 19 days # 2 Posted on 21.9.08 2200.58 | Instant Rating: 4.87 Impressive season, no doubt, going from worst-to-first in the AL East of all divisions. Even more impressive when you consider losing Crawford and Longoria for extended periods of time.
spf Scrapple Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 7 hours Last activity: 1 hour
AIM: # 3 Posted on 22.9.08 1217.12 | Instant Rating: 5.16 Congrats to the Rays. I hope to be seeing them in a week versus my White Sox. 2007 W-League Fantasy Football champion!
Sec19Row53 Lap cheong Since: 2.1.02 From: Oconomowoc, WI Since last post: 6 days Last activity: 10 min.
Y!: # 4 Posted on 22.9.08 1314.03 | Instant Rating: 7.75 Originally posted by spf Congrats to the Rays. I hope to be seeing them in a week versus my White Sox. Replace "a week" with "three weeks" and "White Sox" with "Cubs". :-)
Psycho Penguin Liverwurst Since: 24.6.07 From: Greenacres FL Since last post: 1390 days Last activity: 1385 days
Y!: # 5 Posted on 27.9.08 0241.04 | Instant Rating: 1.91
I hope you guys aren't just saying that because you think your teams will roll over them? http://www.gamefaqs.com/features/recognition/9471.html
http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=3110184 Votes are counted before teams get manhandled in the playoffs. Very deserving on both fronts. Keeping those youngsters together and playing solid ball is never easy, so both should be commended.
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