September 14, 2012
Ben and Sam discuss the Orioles’ exciting 14-inning victory over Tampa Bay, then break down Rafael Soriano’s season and his upcoming opt-out decision.
- Baltimore Orioles-Tampa Bay Rays 14 inning game
- Difficulty of evaluating managerial decisions
- Should/will Rafael Soriano opt out at end of season
Applause sound clip
The Orioles won another one-run game (also Sam's topic).
- Manny Machado's game winning hit came on a 3-0 count.
- MLB players hit .360 when putting the ball in play on 3-0.
- Sam: "I think it's probably best for everyone to end this while its been reasonably successful. This is a time for everybody to declare victory and fly away." Ben: "We could say the same about this episode of the podcast. We will end it while its been reasonably successful."