Congratulations Steve!!

Congratulations Steve!!

Postby waters96 » Mon Oct 02, 2017 1:29 pm

You did a fantastic job from start to finish. Your win was richly-deserved! I salute you.

The thing I love (and hate) about baseball is that it is so random and arbitrary. Of course, it's always frustrating to lose by a single point. But I loved coming down to the final day not knowing who was going to win.

Entering the final week-end, I believed it was going to come down to the Wins category. Who would have thought that the final margin of victory would be a Josh Tomlin win for CC versus a Cory Kluber non-win for SHMO. But it proves once again that the sabrmetrics don't necessarily apply to what actually happens on the field on a given day.

So, thanks to everybody for a great season and looking forward to doing it again next year!!
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Re: Congratulations Steve!!

Postby geoflin » Mon Oct 02, 2017 6:42 pm

Congrats Steve, you prevailed in one of the tighter races I have seen. Well done.
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Re: Congratulations Steve!!

Postby Steve Shiffrin » Mon Oct 02, 2017 10:25 pm

Thank you Bob and Geoff. Bob, you brilliantly managed your team in a great comeback. A couple more days and I surely would have lost. In fact, I thought I was toast the day Kluber and Stoman were pitching for you. The last day I was worried that I would lose my lead in whip. You are right. This is quite arbitrary, but it was a lot of fun for both of us.
I don't know who drafted my team for me, but he did a great job.
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Re: Congratulations Steve!!

Postby Rick Smetana » Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:22 am

Congrats, Steve!

You won one of the more challenging races of the year in Mocksports.
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Re: Congratulations Steve!!

Postby Crosley » Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:45 pm

I dropped the ball on this one - Congrats, Steve! The Quicksteps gave it a great run until about May 2nd... :lol:
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