Monthly Archives: August 2011

Daily Roundup, 08/20/11

It was a pretty crazy day. Even the minor leagues weren’t exempt. – The Astros won. – against the Giants. They’re slumping badly, but they just lost a series to the Astros. — This was a game where they scored … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/19/11

- The Astros won. – against the Giants. — who rolled out this lineup: Rowand/DeRosa/Ross/Schierholtz/Huff/Tejada/Stewart/Fontenot/pitcher. Yep. —- Hey, they got five hits! One went for extra bases! Give them some credit! – Meanwhile, zombie Rich Harden threw seven shutout innings … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/18/11

Sadly, with an abbreviated schedule and things like the Giants losing 1-0, it was not the greatest day ever for YCPB. But we’ll dig up what we can. – Going into the bottom of the ninth in Anaheim, the Rangers … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/17/11

- The Astros won! – They actually won a series!! — against the Cubs, but shh. STILL COUNTS! —- the Astros’ tragic number is still SEVEN. It’s AUGUST 17. – The Brewers won for the 19th time in 21 games. … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/16/11

- The Astros won. – On a walk-off grand slam when they were down 5-2. — By Brian Bogusevic, drafted as a pitcher. —- off Carlos Marmol, ex-catcher. —– !!!!!!! – Juan Pierre home run. – off Ubaldo. — This … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/15/11

- This isn’t really unpredictable, but congratulations to Jim Thome for home run #600. – Another milestone: Jason Isringhausen got his 300th save. Congrats to him as well. – It came on the tenth anniversary of Trevor Hoffman’s 300th save … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/14/11

- The Rockies have now lost 17 straight on Sundays. Seventeen!! – They played the Cardinals tonight. Albert Pujols is legit having a down year for him – OPS under .900, etc. He’s leading the league in home runs. — … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/13/11

The Blue Jays dropped eight runs on Jered Weaver. -Including a home run from Mark Teahen, who was slugging under .300 prior to today. –And an Adam Lind grand slam. –Weaver gave up eight runs in the past month. Jorge … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/12/11

- Two pitchers gave up five home runs tonight. Two! – One of them was Carlos Zambrano, who then did this. — And then this. —- I know Carlos Zambrano acting kind of rash isn’t exactly unpredictable, but even from … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/11/11

Today had an abbreviated schedule, and things happened like the Orioles losing when their starter got blown up, Albert Pujols hitting bombs, etc. In other words, it was pretty predictable mostly. But don’t worry, there was certainly some wackiness. – … Continue reading

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