Monday, June 21, 2021

Newsletter Excerpt, June 21, 2021 -- "No Banging, Still Raking"

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"With each passing day, each line drive to left, each six-run game, it becomes harder to assign the performance of those teams to their cheating. The Astros’ numbers can’t just be a product of TV monitors and trash cans, not when in the absence of those they’re even better."