Words used in describing Jonathan Papelbon's performance last night: flaccid

Words used in describing Jonathan Papelbon's performance last night: flaccid
September 29, 2013, 7:59 am
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Phillies scribe Jim Salisbury set the scene in Atlanta last night:

ATLANTA -- Jonathan Papelbon looked a little like Roy Halladay as he bobbed and weaved his way through the ninth inning with a flaccid fastball and a bag full of off-speed trickery Saturday night.

Paps made the Philadelphia faithful sweat it out but eventually closed the door.

And damn if Jimmy Rollins doesn't still flash some brilliance from time to time. Check out this beauty to end the game:

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