Greatest Chokes In Sportsdodog619 Although some are, these list its not about upsets. Its teams who had game/series in their hands and fumbled.
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By Game 7, this one was over for the Yankees - opinionated4
Literally, they were heading into september as a favorite to win the world series. They needed to go 8-19 at the worst to make the playoffs. To make it all the more agonizing, they went 7-20. The yanks blew an 8-0 lead to the rays to allow them to make the playoffs, but the sox could have prevented it had beltran not dropped a fly ball on the last play in the final game against the worst team in the league, the orioles. Seriously? - opinionated4
Talk about snatching defeat from the jaws of victory. How do Sox fans get out of bed in the morning knowing this? - IgnoreThis
Statistically the biggest choke in the history of baseball. Papelbon blowing his first save in game #162 is just icing on the cake.
As a Red Sox fan, this was just embarassing, heartbraking, and really painful - opinionated4
I still ponder how atlanta could blow 25 point lead with less than a half to go - opinionated4
It was obvious after Game 5 - opinionated4
Wide right... Enough said... So much pain... Why couldn't he had made it?
Still can't believe they didn't win - opinionated4
This wasn't a choke, just a huge upset - opinionated4
Again, not a choke - opinionated4
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