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Subject:  Re: Limits On Winning a Contest Date:  4/15/2009  10:38 PM
Author:  TARPedBanks Number:  36 of 48

1. In theory it is possible to win with one pick. In practice, it would be extremely unlikely. Given the number of people playing, someone will have a high accuracy with multiple winners and one of those players is likely to have your single homerun stock in the mix and enough other winners to beat a single pick. Keep in mind, the way TMF calculates accuracy puts more weight on a larger number of picks, so someone with 100% but only one pick isn't necessarily going to do well with the accuracy score.

2. This one's a more interesting scenario that can be gamed. Again it's possible, but highly unlikely.
It is conceivable that a late entry could take something like the TARPed Banks contest where all picks are concentrated in one sector. Because of the stron