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KNOW THIS

Danny Santana's 2014 output has proved to be, at least so far, a prime case for not overvaluing small sample sizes. His batting average on balls put in play was deemed unsustainable and that's exactly how 2015 has played out.

WATCH THIS

The NBA Finals are now essentially a best-of-five, with three games in Cleveland. The onus will be on Golden State, an excellent home team, to find a way to steal one on the road. Game 3 in Cleveland is at 8 p.m. on Ch. 5.

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"I was not a fan of the Pelfrey signing and re-signing. He is currently far outperforming anything he has ever done over a full season at this level. I hope he keeps it up."

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