2018 NLCS travel day memos: Part II

Three more points of interest after five NLCS contests between the Milwaukee Brewers and Los Angeles Dodgers

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Snap Throw: Jhoulys Chacin’s Chavez Ravine meltdown

For teams east of the Mississippi, the end of a West Coast road trip–even the most successful of ventures–is usually a feat of endurance rather than a victory lap.

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Snap Throw: Jhoulys Chacin’s short leash in Cincinnati

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Snap Throw: The 2018 Hall of Fame epilogue

A glacial baseball winter picked up the pace yesterday, but we have some final thoughts on what was not that long ago Baseball’s biggest (and only) story in 2018 to-date: the Hall of Fame ballot.

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Snap Throw: Pinching off a rally

Snap Throw is a recurring feature on BtB taking a deeper look at the pivotal moments in games. Have an idea for a snap throw? Tweet us @Bronx2Bushville #SnapThrow and a link to a video.

The Milwaukee Brewers have fought their way back into postseason contention through shrewd moves to reinforce a once-shaky bullpen and rediscovering the art of not swinging at everything in sight.

The team has matured, and manager Craig Counsell has matured in turn. No one denies that this club is clearly ahead of schedule. Playing relevant, winning September baseball is no mere novelty.

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Snap Throw: What does a contending team owe a struggling starter?

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Snap Throw: When should a runner be sent home with two out?

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