Ranking the 7 Most Surprising Postseason Starts in MLB History Since 1947

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Ranking the 7 Most Surprising Postseason Starts in MLB History Since 1947
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Where does Zito's start ranking historically in terms of shock value?

Every once in a while, baseball throws an Easter Egg past all of us. An unheralded player does something in a moment of time that causes us to scratch our heads and wonder, why? How?

That's the beauty of sports in a cliched sense: The absolute lack of a script sometimes leads to amazing moments.

For the purpose of this list, there have been starting pitching performances that came out of the blue.

Some you are going to remember. Others you might have to mentally go back to recall. A couple you may never have heard of.

Either way, that's what makes the game so much fun. Ultimately, they all get remembered in history. 

So let's start with lucky number seven and count our way down...

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