Stop me if you’ve heard this before: Juan Soto is good at baseball.
So good at baseball that he provided the Nationals with a lead that not even their bullpen could blow.
The Washington bullpen had a 5.68 ERA this season, which was only a tenth of a run better than the Indians’ 2018 group from hell had after a nightmarish first month and a half.
Around the interwebz
• Castrovince wrote about this particular World Series game.
• And Fangraphs ranked past ones. Trigger warning: Number two.
• This year’s has some serious potential, given all the aces these teams have on their rosters.
• But the Astros can hit breaking balls.