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Rise and Phight: 9/29/2021

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MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at Atlanta Braves Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

Even though last night ended in disappointment, it was exciting to see an old fashioned pitcher’s duel between Zack Wheeler and Charlie Morton. Wheeler was good, but Morton was better. It’s likely that both of them could have gone longer than the seven innings they both did, but both managers were playing the game (rightly so) as a playoff game, meaning they couldn’t afford to see them get into trouble. Yes it was disappointing, but sometimes, you can just appreciate those types of games after they happen.

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