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Game 6 Overflow Thread #2: Top 7th, Royals up 9-0

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This is fun.

Bill-y But-ler *clap, clap, clap clap clap*
Bill-y But-ler *clap, clap, clap clap clap*
Doug Pensinger

Immediately after the amazingly long second inning, Yordano Ventura ran into a wall.  Ventura immediately walked three in a row, with Panik fighting off pitch after pitch before his walk.  Fortunately, Buster Posey had, quite possibly, the worst at-bat of the World Series.  Down by 7 with the bases loaded with only one out, witnessing the pitcher walk three straight, Posey swung at the first pitch.  This produced a weak grounder that resulted in a double play and no damage done.

WIth Omar Infante's ground rule double in the third, every single player in the starting lineup got a hit.  Every one.  That's what singles train do.  And then Cain also hit a ground rule double, extending his legend.  We're at the point where we can sort of predict who the MVP will be for each team should they win--Bumgarner for the Giants and either Cain/Hosmer for the Royals are most likely to me.

The Tweet of the Overflow is as such:

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>If Madison Bumgarner gives up 52 straight HRs, he&#39;ll still have a lower career postseason ERA than Jake Peavy.</p>&mdash; Michael Rosenberg (@Rosenberg_Mike) <a href="https://twitter.com/Rosenberg_Mike/status/527266317020446720">October 29, 2014</a></blockquote>
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Guthrie Ventura is still pitching.