Cockcroft: Nice Meeting You, Part 2
Perhaps there's no better example of new faces in high places than this year's World Series. No, I'm not talking about the Red Sox, champions only three short years ago. I'm referring to the Rockies, in the Fall Classic for the first time in their 15-year existence.
For instance, of the eight games the Rockies have played this postseason, only one was started by a pitcher age 27 or older. Four of those games, in fact, were started by rookie pitchers with 24 regular-season starts combined ...
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