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An emailer:

Not to disagree with John Miller, but Yalle Tigereem actually means to rise up Tigers, not really go tigers.  Plus, Tiger in hebrew is Namer.  Furthermore, Cardinals in hebrew is Cardinals, and the way you say the Cardinals will win in hebrew is H’Cardinals Yinazchu. 

Go CARDS!

I can live with “Rise Up Tigers!” And with this, all commentary on how to cheer for baseball teams in Hebrew is hereby ended.

John J. Miller, the national correspondent for National Review and host of its Great Books podcast, is the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. He is the author of A Gift of Freedom: How the John M. Olin Foundation Changed America.

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