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La Russa can't believe he's about to have to use the "They couldn't hear the name in the bullpen" excuse
La Russa can't believe he's about to have to use the "They couldn't hear the name in the bullpen" excuse

Thanks to Napoli deciding to become Mickey Mantle at the plate and Johnny Bench behind it in this World Series, the Rangers find themselves one win away from winning the whole damn thing.

One of two things will happen now: Either the Rangers are going to win a World Series, or we're going to see a World Series Game 7. This has been an incredible postseason. Each game seems hellbent on somehow topping the classic from the night before. Either way it goes, we really couldn't ask for more than what we've been given by this game we love.

Game Stories:

C.J.'s 2011 Swan Song:

If this is the end, C.J.: See you in another life, brother.

The "Genius" vs. Arlington's Finest:

Ron Washington vs. Perception:

Mike Napoli - Born in October:

I also enjoyed this quote from Ron Washington:

"All those strikes he took from Carpenter early in the game never bothered him because they weren't pitches he wanted to hit."

Finally: