The Top 10 Biggest and Worst Collapses in Baseball History

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The Top 10 Biggest and Worst Collapses in Baseball History
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Both the Boston Red Sox and Atlanta Braves suffered late September collapses to close the 2011 season, each team losing what seemed a surefire spot in the playoffs by dropping Game 162, each in dramatic fashion.

Boston became the only team to hold a 9 game lead and not make the playoffs in September while Atlanta led by 8.5 games as late as September 5th.

But, where does each of their collapses rank in baseball history?

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