It’s official: the Pirates are going to the postseason, but the Yankees are staying home.
Billy Hamilton got caught stealing.
- Daisuke Matsuzaka was on the mound and…
– It was a pitching battery that had already allowed two steals to Jay Bruce (career 56% SB rate).
— The Mets actually won the game 1-0.
—- The game was in Cincinnati.
—– Via @msimonespn, the Mets last 1-0 win over the Reds was April 12, 1985. Pete Rose had two hits.
Todd Helton got a horse!
Kyle Lohse threw a “Maddux” (a CGSO on less than 100 pitches).