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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Texas Rangers
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-31

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: St. Louis Cardinals
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-19

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Milwaukee Brewers
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-18

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Detroit Tigers
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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-10

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Arizona Diamondbacks
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-10

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10

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Philadelphia Phillies
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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-07

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15

Kiss'Em Goodbye: New York Yankees
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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-05

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16

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Tampa Bay Rays
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-29

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16

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Atlanta Braves
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-29

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11

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Boston Red Sox
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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-27

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6

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Los Angeles Angels
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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-27

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20

Kiss'Em Goodbye: San Francisco Giants
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-26

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13

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Cleveland Indians
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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-26

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13

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Chicago White Sox
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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-23

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Oakland A's
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-23

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16

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Los Angeles Dodgers
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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-22

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13

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Colorado Rockies
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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-20

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29

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Cincinnati Reds
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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-20

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21

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Toronto Blue Jays
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-19

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10

Kiss'Em Goodbye: San Diego Padres
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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-19

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4

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Pittsburgh Pirates
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-16

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16

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Kansas City Royals
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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-15

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Minnesota Twins
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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-14

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20

Kiss'Em Goodbye: New York Mets
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-14

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17

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Washington Nationals
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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-13

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19

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Seattle Mariners
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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-12

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9

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Baltimore Orioles
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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-12

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18

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Chicago Cubs
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-09

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Florida Marlins
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Kevin Goldstein, Jay Jaffe and ESPN Insider

09-08

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: The Houston Astros
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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

11-05

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9

Kiss'Em Goodbye: San Francisco Giants
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John Perrotto, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

11-04

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5

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Texas Rangers
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Christina Kahrl, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-27

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13

Kiss'Em Goodbye: New York Yankees
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Christina Kahrl, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-27

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7

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Philadelphia Phillies
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Marc Normandin, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-21

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Tampa Bay Rays
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Marc Normandin, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-14

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15

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Atlanta Braves
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Marc Normandin, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-13

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Cincinnati Reds
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John Perrotto, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-11

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Minnesota Twins
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John Perrotto, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-05

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: San Diego Padres
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John Perrotto, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-04

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9

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Chicago White Sox
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Christina Kahrl, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-04

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Colorado Rockies
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John Perrotto, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

10-01

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: St. Louis Cardinals
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John Perrotto, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-30

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13

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Boston Red Sox
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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-29

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5

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Los Angeles Dodgers
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John Perrotto, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-28

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Los Angeles Angels
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Tommy Bennett, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-27

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4

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Milwaukee Brewers
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Marc Normandin, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-27

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Florida Marlins
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Ken Funck, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-27

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Oakland Athletics
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John Perrotto, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-24

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: Cleveland Indians
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Christina Kahrl, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

09-23

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Kiss'Em Goodbye: New York Mets
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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

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September 26, 2011 5:00 am

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Cleveland Indians

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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

The Indians rolled the dice on Ubaldo Jimenez and must now fill holes for 2012.

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the league division series, league championship series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski, and Kevin Goldstein's farm-system overview.

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September 26, 2011 5:00 am

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Chicago White Sox

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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

Underachieving stars Adam Dunn and Alex Rios must rebound in 2012.

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the league division series, league championship series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski, and Kevin Goldstein's farm-system overview.

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September 23, 2011 12:00 pm

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Oakland A's

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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

A combination of injuries and an anemic offense led to another mediocre season by the Bay.

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the league division series, league championship series or World Series. It combines an overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski, and Kevin Goldstein's farm system overview.

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September 23, 2011 5:00 am

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Los Angeles Dodgers

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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

The team's problems might linger as long as Frank McCourt does

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the league division series, league championship series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski, and Kevin Goldstein's farm-system overview.

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September 22, 2011 2:02 am

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Colorado Rockies

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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

The Rockies crashed from high altitude this year, and it wasn't Not Jim Tracey's fault.

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fade—whether in September (or before), the League Division Series, League Championship Series or World Series. It combines an overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski and Kevin Goldstein's farm system overview.

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September 20, 2011 10:43 pm

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Cincinnati Reds

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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

They led the National League in runs, but had too many question marks to capitalize.

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the league division series, league championship series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski, and Kevin Goldstein's farm-system overview.

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September 20, 2011 1:19 pm

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Toronto Blue Jays

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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

The Jays endure another year of also-ran status in the AL East.

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fade -- whether in September (or before), the league division series, league championship series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski and Kevin Goldstein's farm-system overview.

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September 19, 2011 9:00 am

Kiss'Em Goodbye: San Diego Padres

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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

With minimal payroll flexibility, the Padres need young players to improve quickly.

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the League Division Series, League Championship Series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski and Kevin Goldstein's farm system overview.

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September 19, 2011 9:00 am

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Pittsburgh Pirates

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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

A late-season collapse raises more questions about the Bucs' future

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the league division series, league championship series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski, and Kevin Goldstein's farm-system overview.

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September 16, 2011 11:23 am

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Kansas City Royals

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Steven Goldman, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

The Royals are loaded with young talent, but they're still experiencing growing pains

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the League Division Series, League Championship Series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski, and Kevin Goldstein's farm system overview.

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September 15, 2011 11:57 am

Kiss'Em Goodbye: Minnesota Twins

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Jay Jaffe, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

The Twins struggled in 2011 and there's little help from the farm coming soon

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the League Division Series, League Championship Series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski, and Kevin Goldstein's farm system overview.

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September 14, 2011 10:50 am

Kiss'Em Goodbye: New York Mets

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Ben Lindbergh, Kevin Goldstein and ESPN Insider

Re-signing Reyes a priority, but health still a concern for lineup, rotation

Kiss 'Em Goodbye is a series focusing on MLB teams as their postseason dreams fadewhether in September (or before), the League Division Series, League Championship Series or World Series. It combines a broad overview from Baseball Prospectus, a front-office take from former MLB GM Jim Bowden, a best- and worst-case scenario ZiPS projection for 2012 from Dan Szymborski and Kevin Goldstein's farm system overview.

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