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Outside The Confines: What’s up with the balls?

Baseballs are just not traveling this year as MLB seems to have overcorrected the “lively” ball of recent years. The Mets staged a historic comeback. Reds are truly terrible. And other news around the league.

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We’re going to talk about balls today. Get your mind out of the gutter. That’s not what I mean. No one wants to talk about Rob Manfred and that other thing.

Sometimes I’ll watch a Mets game because Gary Cohen is just that good.

And tomorrow will be a better day than today, Buster.