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Topic for discussion

1/18 ayj88 Random Chatter 14

So, I wanted ask a question to see what everyone had to say about this. Other than the 2017 Babe Ruth (Matt Olson), what are your guys' favorite players to use in favorite team leagues. Read More...

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So close and yet so far...

Don't you just love it when your SP comes within just 1 hit or walk of a perfect game, yet falls just short overall in that game? Ugh lol https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=7CFA.. Read More...

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Playoff Run

Not sure which category this would fall into, but i’ve got a question about the playoffs. I stick mainly to custom leagues, and I tend to do pretty well, but i just can’t seem to make it very far in t.. Read More...

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Question about rest...

Let’s say you have a guy who needs rest. You put him at DH. Will he play or sit out that game? Read More...

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What does P stand for in the stats?

1/17 bigt Random Chatter 4

Is there a glossary of the abbreviations? Can you tell how many consecutive games a player has played anywhere? Read More...

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PowerBall and MegaMillions

These two Lotteries are at $850 Million and $730 Million respectively - Just think, if you won either Jackpot and got to keep it all, you would be worth about 1/70th as much as Jeff Bezos He c.. Read More...

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Surprise Bunt

NOT a complaint - but for some time it has made me chuckle and ask huh? when I see "so and so surprise bunt" and the lead runner is forced out lol. Seems very strange to me a surprise act, catching t.. Read More...

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New Homers allowed by pitcher

Where would we find that statistic on PC?? I imagine I can find it on Baseball Reference but can't seem to find it on PC... Read More...

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so who can find it

what's odd about the game below? https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=D36A5ED2-28E7-4823-90EF-4DEF55BE353D&lgid=1461 Read More...

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Superpowered Olson strikes again

1/13 skooler1 Random Chatter 14

I mentioned this one briefly a few days ago, for Auto League 1179, when he was at 42 HRs in just 62 games. Now he's at 51 HRs in just 72 games! Dang........ So just out of curiosity, has anyone eve.. Read More...

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Win PCT%

What would you guys consider a good winning percentage? .550? .500? I'm talking about auto leagues here -gordo Read More...

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Fans

I sure hope baseball is going to allow some fans in the stands. I don't get how hockey and basketball aren't when it is ok to fly in a metal tube 35,000 ft above the earth with no empty seats side by .. Read More...

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League settings on homepage

I see this is new, league settings shown as a story on homepage. Can we get rid of it if we want? Read More...

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W-L

My Cleveland team finishes 102-60 but somehow goes 0-15 against a Phillies team that does not make the playoffs....weird. Read More...

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The Browns is the Browns!!!

This is to all you fellow Browns fans out there. We finally did it! First road playoff win since 1969. First playoff win since 1994. First win in Pittsburgh in 18 years. WOW!!! What a feeling! .. Read More...

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Auto League MVP Pick Opinions

1/10 ayj88 Random Chatter 7

So, I'm in an auto favorite team league, and I wasn't exactly a fan of the leagues MVP pick. I'll leave stats here and hopefully you all have some opinions on it. Mark Mcgwire (Winner): .324/.420/... Read More...

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Yankees Fans Hot Stove Talk

I wanted to start a Yankees chat! See if it generates any dialogue. I know the Yankees want to get under the luxury tax this season. I think the Yankees make enough revenue where this should NOT be a.. Read More...

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user name dynasty

can anyone tell me about the user name(dynasty) is that a real player or somthing that was put in the league for some reason Read More...

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Holy Crap !!!

93 wins and 5th place !!! https://www.pennantchase.com/lgStandings.aspx?lgid=1440 - The Sheik Read More...

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Player Rankings out of whack?

1/9 GusPC13 Random Chatter 14

In one of my Custom Leagues, some player rankings have changed over the past day or so. Not sure why. Some fairly significantly. Some have jumped from in the 60s to 100, and others have fallen similar.. Read More...

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Brian Harkins

Well, that's a HUGE problem the mlb has now with the lawsuit Harkins has filed. He's named a LOT of big names that he says used is illegal substance for better grip to the ball. Read More...

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Question on sim results

1/8 gbacci Random Chatter 43

How do people generally feel sim results are for baseball? Too much offense, too little? Just right? (Try to leave dwar out of the equation since that's a bit of a different topic that has already got.. Read More...

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RIP Tommy Lasorda

Another baseball great leaves us! 2020-2021 has been a rough time frame Read More...

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Saw this on ESPN site - wow !!

https://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/30671790/fired-los-angeles-angels-clubhouse-attendant-names-pitchers-ball-doctoring-case - The Sheik Read More...

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Quick Question

1/8 ayj88 Random Chatter 5

I hope I'm not posting on the boards too much, but I had a quick questions. I know that dWAR is highly valuable on this site, especially high dWAR shortstops. What is a dWAR for a shortstop that wi.. Read More...

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Random bad performance

best of 2000 Scott Rolen, 1 for 43 starting the season.... on pace for a 13 hits season... .023 BA / .023 SLG... https://www.pennantchase.com/lgTeamLineup.aspx?lgid=294&tid=294-3&compiled=yes Read More...

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the yanks made a bad trade

just what we yankees fans need-------------------------another outfeilder https://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/30669953/new-york-yankees-get-greg-allen-san-diego-padres-lefty-james-reeves Read More...

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Random Idea

I’ve been thinking about a couple of ideas and I’d like to see your input on it. Here are my ideas on PC additions. Again, not complaints, just things to consider. I. “Group” Chat Box -Not su.. Read More...

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Surprisingly Good Diamondbacks team

1/7 ayj88 Random Chatter 2

I think I might've created a Diamondbacks team that parallels the overpowered astros teams in Auto leagues. I'm not sure why this team is playing so well but I figured the community might be intereste.. Read More...

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mets

just did this https://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/30668781/sources-new-york-mets-finalizing-deal-acquire-ss-francisco-lindor-cleveland-indians Read More...

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Genesis Ad

This ad is killing me. Genesis car ad. Goes full screen. Can’t see anything else. Is this just me? I’m on an iPhone Read More...

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Beat the Cheats

With the chatter dying down, or at least the hubbub shifting gears, and the colluding duplicate accounts of annabeth, barbwasher, and ukwildcats now seemingly inactive, figured I'd start a thread of h.. Read More...

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ENOUGH REALITY ALREADY!

1/6 REVEJB Random Chatter 2

Contrary to previous postings, we don't need any reality based discussion here, especially in regards to American politics. If you want politics turn on cable news, right or left leaning. You can be.. Read More...

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im done with PC

delete my account please not my brothers though Read More...

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MLB Decade Refresh

Looking for 7 more owners for the league. It’s starting in 2010 with the draft classes following! Really fun and creative idea. Please send me a message or click the join custom league page to join! .. Read More...

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College Baseball 2023

im gonna give most of the duties to somebody if they want to for a while https://www.pennantchase.com/lgHome.aspx?lgid=899 just to keep the league going Read More...

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Auto League 10--Need a few to start

Join link: https://www.pennantchase.com/InviteJoin.aspx?joinlg=10 View link: https://www.pennantchase.com/lgHome.aspx?lgid=10 Read More...

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The Big leagues are back!!

here is the link to the league Great league Dkiley just needed help running the day-to-day things The league will stay the same https://www.pennantchase.com/lgHome.aspx?lgid=662 Read More...

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Full page ads on phones

1/5 mcvn4 Random Chatter 4

I’m getting these pop up ads on my phone that prevent me from doing anything. I cant X out of them and all I can do is go back and hope it doesn’t happen again. I had to write a message several times.. Read More...

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College Baseball 2023

Please join College Baseball 2023 just for 1 season to try it out ok https://www.pennantchase.com/lgHome.aspx?lgid=899 Read More...

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Crying poverty

Was thinking of something the other day. For years we have heard owners cry poverty and say they need public funding for stadiums , lease deals etc. Yet now we are going on a 2nd year with no fans , n.. Read More...

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NFL Playoffs

whos gonna win Read More...

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Saves

I'm confused about the rules for saves. In one of my private leagues, Bill Campbell came in with 2 outs in the 9th one game and a 3 run lead. He got the out, but didn't get the save. I looked some stu.. Read More...

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If we get 1 team, leagues could start

Join 301 link: https://www.pennantchase.com/InviteJoin.aspx?joinlg=301 Join 431 link: https://www.pennantchase.com/InviteJoin.aspx?joinlg=431 Join 160 link: https://www.pennantchase.com/InviteJoin.a.. Read More...

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I turned 60 yesterday

So it was a BIG milestone, and my wife had made plans from well over a year ago how she was going to celebrate this big day. Well with the pandemic it turned out the two of us just went out for a r.. Read More...

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The Big leagues

is back! 14 spots open and then we start Read More...

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renewing

my league says it needs renewed by 1/1/2021 do i have to renew? just asking Read More...

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PC Wishlist for 2021

1) adjustment for- BIG disadvantage Parks, 20% Easier to Tag up Adjustment for Mild Disadvantage Parks 10% easier to Tag up Inverse for Boosted Parks 2) ability for runners to advance m.. Read More...

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Trade Warnings !!

I like it !! Just got my 1st warning that a trade had been made in a Fav Teams league I'm in. No more flying under the radar. - The Sheik Read More...

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Progression mininmums

I am pretty sure 100 AB’s is the minimum requirement for hitters to progress. What is the minimum IP for pitchers to progress? Read More...

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Auto League 431-Need a few-Daily Draft

12/31 WorcWarr Random Chatter 0

Join link: https://www.pennantchase.com/InviteJoin.aspx?joinlg=431 Read More...

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Cinderella Pick for 2021?

Most years, we see a team for whom the stars seem to align perfectly. They come out of nowhere to truly compete for if not get to the playoffs. I'm talking about teams that at this point almost no o.. Read More...

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Stealing difficulty

12/31 moosejaa Random Chatter 17

Anyone else find it difficult to have a high success rate for stolen bases? Any tips in the team strategy to help? I currently have fast runners set at 7 or 8 with 50% steal attempt of 2B. medium r.. Read More...

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College Baseball 2023

Has 4 spots open, in middle of draft looking for owners ready to draft and active Read More...

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RIP Phil Niekro

12/28 bravo03 Random Chatter 9

A great man, gave back a lot to the community here in North Georgia. A guy who won 318 career games on some pretty bad Braves teams through the seventies and eighties. There were three constants throu.. Read More...

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Who do you like this year ?

While the Dodgers are still favorites, you have to love what the Padres are doing. Landing Snell makes them a contender. Read More...

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The problems with Auto Leagues

12/28 Dempsey245 Random Chatter 27

Between increased cheating and a growing lack of civility/maturity with the increased numbers of children playing in the auto leagues, it seems time to totally withdraw from the Auto Leagues. It'.. Read More...

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odd feat

just lost 5 straight games by the same 6-5 score. Read More...

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Fave teams

12/27 jimgriddy Random Chatter 18

In a league I am in that just started, the Marlins franchise owner chose the '98 Marlins to use Piazza. He had 18 at bats for them that year. Nothing illegal, but I wish something could be done for .. Read More...

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Platoon splits

12/25 BOBVEALE39 Random Chatter 10

What is the "average" difference in batting average depending on whether a LH hitter is facing a RHP or LHP. Read More...

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Thank you!

12/24 gbacci Random Chatter 5

Happy holidays, all... https://www.pennantchase.com/home/blogdetail?bid=88 Read More...

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Most wins to start a season

My Cardinals (1927, 1968, 1985, 2004) just began the season with 15 straight wins in Favorite Teams auto league 968. I believe the MLB record to begin a season is 13 for 1982 ATL and 1987 MIL An.. Read More...

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Corona 60 Game League

12/24 Llorac Random Chatter 0

This league's schedule and post season are modeled after the real life MLB 2020 season. With each team playing 60 regional games. Four teams are available including one of the most dominant. The dra.. Read More...

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Cutting Back

It's been a rough year for all of us. Mentally and physically. Pretty drained from a bug I can't kick all the way (not the 'rona though), holidays, work, and apparently no end in sight to assisting .. Read More...

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Warrior

12/23 gbacci Random Chatter 1

Warrior and I have - I believe - come to a mutual understanding of our independent frustrations. There are no hard feelings from my point of view. He is welcome back anytime, although I suspect it's u.. Read More...

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Odd accomplishment

I am in a custom league using real stats and have the 1981 Mets. Gary Nolan has 20 wins and Craig Swan has 20 losses. Don't think I have seen that b4 on the same team.It happened for real on the 197.. Read More...

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FINALLY!

Finally got my first auto ring. Big deal? Yes, lol. For me. Winning a favorite teams league with the Indians 1906,1936,1968,2017. Beating 2 other Indians franchises. We were #2 seed behind an excell.. Read More...

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Leaving the Site

12/20 Warrior Random Chatter 49

Just quit all my Private/Custom Leagues as I exit the site.Will abandon my auto-leagues as well. Due to my unhappiness with the current situation on the site I felt the need to make a positive impa.. Read More...

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Negro Leagues

If you are interested in learning more about the history of the negro leagues there is an excelent doc on youtube called kings on the hill. if you like ken burns you will like this Read More...

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Missing free agents

I am in auto league 1171 and there are no free agents. Anyone else having this problem ? Read More...

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what are the top 10 SS in the MLB?

I felt with so much talent at the position, it would be fun to rank the top ten. Ill start. 10. Marcus Semien 9. Xander Bogaerts 8. Dansby Swanson 7. Tim Anderson 6. Javier Baez 5. Fernando T.. Read More...

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Pennant Chase check in VOL 9

https://youtu.be/JRGjb4fMtuM please like and sub Read More...

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2021 HOF Ballot

12/18 htennis Random Chatter 11

Related to the other discussion, drop who you would vote for in 2021: I would include: Bonds Clemens Schilling Wagner Helton Rolen Abreu Jones Hudson Buehrle Personal policy is make .. Read More...

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Get rid of Character Clause for HOF

12/18 jimgriddy Random Chatter 72

This has to go. The character clause for admission into the HOF is causing great players to be left off ballots. Baseball writers get to put their own beliefs and interpretation of ones character as a.. Read More...

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Fav Teams 1179 Non-Cheaters League

All non-cheaters welcome !!! 1965-2020 - The Sheik Read More...

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0.00 ERA

12/17 nycubsfan Random Chatter 13

I am curious if anyone else had a pitcher finish season with 0.00 ERA. Papelbon finished with 0.00 in 71 games & 79.2 innings. This was Auto League 466ATG Read More...

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MLB adds Negro Leagues to official reco

12/16 mikbbal Random Chatter 23

Commissioner Rob Manfred on Wednesday bestowed Major League status upon seven professional Negro Leagues that operated between 1920 and 1948. The decision means that the approximately 3,400 players of.. Read More...

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EN Rating?

what purpose does the EN rating for hitters have? some guys have as low as 5 and others are at 200. I've never figured it out, does anyone else know? Read More...

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Player research

Is there a location to look up stats of players by position? Read More...

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To many Leagues

12/15 tgbbirch Random Chatter 0

I think we should cut back how many leagues we have in Auto leagues it is taking forever my 2nd season leagues to start. it would be better to 1/2 as many teams but leagues start sooner ty Read More...

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Favorite Teams toughest...

12/15 Macey225 Random Chatter 8

I'm a huge fan of baseball history and love playing PC, especially the Favorite Teams leagues. I've tried to run nearly every franchise so far with varying levels of success. I really like the challe.. Read More...

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Cleveland Rename

12/15 eriko711 Random Chatter 31

What do you guys think about Cleveland renaming their team? I hope it doesn't get renamed to "Cleveland Baseball Team".... Read More...

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College Baseball 2023!

a competitive league draft will happen when we get 2 more owners a high spot in the draft Read More...

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The Big Leagues is back!

Jwbsavages and dkiley are bringing this league back it is a realistic MLB league in set now in 2025 19 teams are open including yankees, red sox Please join We are entering FA and draft Read More...

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Auto League 1171 fav teams

i am trying to get all 30 franchises starting with the yankees anyone want to give me a run for my money can Read More...

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Frauds

12/15 4bagger Random Chatter 9

I am so f-ing tired of getting beat by the likes of Cal Eldred, Rico Brogna, Phil Plantier, et. al. ... I do not even know why these guys are in a "Best of" league... their stats are all based on part.. Read More...

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Hometown league 2020 NEEDS Owners!

its a great league, and we need 5 more owners. it is on the custom league join page Read More...

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Wish List for 2021

Don't know how hard it would be, but i wish gbacci could make it to where there arent duplicate franchises in fave team auto leagues. Nothing more annoying than joining a league first or 2nd in then 3.. Read More...

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College Baseball 2023!

please join in the customs a full player draft and then games will start 56 game season Read More...

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Sheik's Query - Expanded

I felt like "When Did I Start Here?" needed a companion piece. Something a little more comprehensive and takes us down memory lane.. (I'll leave this blank and copy and paste below so others may d.. Read More...

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hitting streak

Whats the longest hitting streak anyone can remember ? something i wish gbacci could add would be a single game records section with hitting streak, scoreless innings etc Read More...

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Random Player Leagues

I have 2 Cy Young Awards won in Random Player Leagues, yet when I click on the players ( Sandy Koufax, Jason Schmidt) they do not appear on the list of Cy Young winners, they are on my page though as .. Read More...

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College Baseball 2023

all I ask is that you join just for one season and see how things go before making a true decision 4 teams open excluding the waiting list team https://www.pennantchase.com/lgHome.aspx?lgid=899 Read More...

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Pennant Chase Check-in VOL 8

https://youtu.be/3lE0p7xm_Ng For the whole playlist https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLnEapRfecgu3R6s9ReDYYF_pcWhDEh9j8 Read More...

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Universal DH?

Just wondering how everyone feels about the universal DH, as our dear commissioner has decided against it for the upcoming 2021 season. I, personally like the idea, but I love the old school style of .. Read More...

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Should Las Vegas get a MLB Team

reply if you think they should and what team would go there ill start Oakland should go to Las Vegas so that the Oakland players can actually have working bathrooms among other things Read More...

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Starting a relief pitcher

Just curious , can you actually insert a relief pitcher into a starting pitcher rotation ? I know in some leagues there is a "Change Role" option that a manager can apply ; but , I've seen a cou.. Read More...

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WP vs HR allowed in the sim -

12/7 polski Random Chatter 3

Hi guys! Hope you are doing good! Is anybody aware if the number of WP in the real stats of a pitcher have an effect on the amount of HR he will allowed in the sim? Thanks for your help! S.. Read More...

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How important are saves...

12/5 bravo03 Random Chatter 25

The topic came up in one of the leagues I am in, and it's something I have always wondered myself. How important of a stat is Saves? Talking about real life baseball, or on PC. I'm not necessarily .. Read More...

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Trades

In auto league can u trade a “no drop”.? Read More...