Monthly Archives: August 2013

Daily Roundup, 08/31/13

Zach Wheeler’s no-hitter was broken up by a relief pitcher. – Via an infield single. Omar Infante homered twice. – This would be odd enough, but to add to it, he was only in the lineup because Miguel Cabrera is … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 08/30/13

Chase Utley hit a triple that went all the way to the ivy at Wrigley, so when the Cubs tried to field it, another ball popped out. – Perhaps, considering we’re talking about the Cubs, the unpredictable thing is that … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 08/28/13

Felix Hernandez’s line today: 3 IP, 11 H, 9 R/8 ER, BB, 2 K, HR. – Adam Wainwright: 2 IP, 8 H, 9 R/ER, 2 BB, 2 K. – Wainwright had never given up nine runs before tonight (@ctrent). — … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 08/27/13

The Mets traded Marlon Byrd today. This isn’t really that unpredictable except that… – It was Marlon Byrd t-shirt night. — Jon Niese hit a three-run double. —- Via @adamrubinespn, Niese is the first Mets’ pitcher with a three-RBI game … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/26/13

From last night, the Dodgers lost a series. – That’s their first series loss in over two months. The Royals annihilated the Rays, 11-1. – This is actually not entirely surprising; the Royals are 6-1 against the Rays this year. … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 08/25/13

If you missed the madness of last night’s Phillies/Diamondbacks game, our friend Doug Kern has an excellent writeup here. – Suffice it to say there were 18 innings, two position players pitched, and one of them, Casper Wells, has actually … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/24/13

Max Scherzer hit an RBI double. – That double was against Matt Harvey, to boot. – Scherzer now has as many RBIs as he has losses. — Harvey gave up thirteen hits (but only two runs). —- It wasn’t all … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 08/23/13

Ian Kinsler hit an inside-the-park home run off of Chris Sale. – We have video to prove it. Jonathan Villar tripled twice tonight. – He was the number nine hitter. – The last number-nine Astros hitter with two triples in … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/22/13

The White Sox have won six in a row. – All of these were road games, by the way. – Addison Reed has gotten saves in all of those six games. Mark DeRosa batted cleanup. Alfonso Soriano’s WAR with the … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 08/21/13

Jed Lowrie tripled. – This, after he tripled last night. – He hadn’t hit any triples at all this season prior to last night. Josh Thole home run! – Mariano Rivera picked off a baserunner, the sixth time and first … Continue reading

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