Unit left in too long

Page 2 loves October baseball. And we love to second guess all the postseason moves and decisions.

Updated: October 8, 2005, 1:41 AM ET
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Friday, October 7

Rob Neyer: Eric, I'm writing this in the third inning and the Yankees are losing 5-0. I'm not one of those who thinks Paul Byrd is the right-handed version of Whitey Ford (old-fashioned windup notwithstanding), but five runs are a lot of runs, considering the combination of Byrd and the Angels' lineup. So what can we second-guess? The decision to start Randy Johnson rather than Aaron Small? That would be a tough argument, even for a couple of avowed contrarians ...

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