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Posts Tagged ‘Juan Francisco’

Lies, Damn Lies and Sombreros

Posted by dannmckeegan on April 10, 2010

The Golden Sombrero.  If we called it Le Chapeau D’Or, former fans of the former Expos might believe it to be a Southwestern film festival’s top prize.  But Juan Francisco, who spelled Reds regular Scott Rolen at third base Saturday, would be able to tell them otherwise.  On his way to a four-strikeout game against the Cubs, though, a funny thing happened on the way back to the bench.  And it’s the kind of thing that should cause sabermetricians to lose sleep at night.  Juan Francisco lies in the face of Truth…in outcomes. Read the rest of this entry »


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