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Cleveland remembers the First Rule of Holes a little too late

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News and Notes for Saturday, June 20, 2021

Not even  the first career grand slam from Cesar Hernandez could get Cleveland out of the hole they dug Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images

There is an old pearl of wisdom that I learned from Molly Ivins long ago called the First Rule of Holes: “When you find yourself in a hole, stop digging.” By the time Cleveland stopped digging, they were in an 11-1 deficit that was one run too deep to escape from.

Cleveland 10 - Pittsburgh 11

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