October 12, 2017
*** This hand was suggested by james500
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Joined: March 2016
Thursday 3:14 AM
This is a repeat of the hand submitted on 9/28/17 but with different positions on the board. I chose to toss 5-8 again to my crib.
Joined: April 2016
Thursday 3:17 AM
Went with the simple double run today.
Joined: November 2008
Thursday 3:22 AM
This hand has such a chance for growth, go for it when this 4-card 15-2 is present. Cut the fourth 4 spot for one of crib's rarest 20-pointers. At hole 67 with opponent already at 81 it's off., off., off. for me. That lousy 9 starter card missed the hand and is not likely to add much value to the crib. Am at a loss for words this early morn.
Joined: April 2008
Thursday 3:32 AM
Go for the triple and/or the three,four cuts and we a nick in the crib. Time to shift into second if not third. dec
Joined: March 2009
Thursday 4:03 AM
Agree with commenters,or is it commentators (attention Dave Aiken, JQT). Hold the oen-ended triple-run and a 5 in the crib.
Joined: June 2013
Thursday 4:50 AM
Wasn't aware that I'd sent in what is essentially the same puzzle, twice in short succession. Oops.
I'm little behind here and so is Pone, no need for me to keep an escape card then. 5-8 instead of the 4-5 I chose a fortnight or so ago. It was wrong then and would be even "wronger" today.
Joined: April 2011
Thursday 5:33 AM
Looks like we all agree.
|Mumble T Pegger|
Joined: January 2015
Thursday 6:08 AM
Dan, a commenter makes isolated comments. A commentator is someone who provides commentary (I.e., expresses opinions or offers explanations about an event or situation). So, I would say that someone like me is a commenter on this site whereas someone like Ras is a commentator.
Joined: March 2008
Thursday 7:51 AM
Wondering if suited 45 might be the right answer if the scenario was different. I'm behind by 17 and need a monster hand. The 9 doesnt fit the bill, and I probably just lost.
Joined: October 2007
Thursday 8:09 AM
As james500 has said we had this hand on September 28th except its a different board position. Then we were playing Defense. Here I would play Offense as we're short of position. I think 5-8 is still the right discard.
Joined: July 2016
Thursday 9:08 AM
Like I said two weeks ago, I keep it this way on offense and defense.
Joined: February 2008
Thursday 1:14 PM
At 67*-81 playing an Offense strategy for the pegging the dynamic expected averages and Win/Loss %s are:
Defense___Hand__Pegs_Crib_Total____W3 %____W4 %
Defense_______L3 %____L4 %
* suited discards
3-4-4-4 is better for expected averages by 0.29pt and is significantly better for Win %s and Loss %. So I'll select 5-8 to discard.
After the 9 cut I'll play Offense to the lead.