Tag Archives: Boston Red Sox

Daily Roundup, 04/22/12

Josh Hamilton stole a base. -And Ramon Santiago tripled. –In a game featuring two of the best offenses in baseball, the winning run came on a suicide squeeze with the bases loaded. Of course, it really should have been called … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 04/11/12

The Tigers first loss of the season turned out to be the first time a Detroit starter was credited with a decision. -Naturally, that loss went to Justin Verlander. The Twins won a game. -In which their starter gave up … Continue reading

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Team of the Year Counterpoint: Boston Red Sox

Shortly after their stunning NLDS win over the Phillies, Bexy crowned the Cardinals as the YCPB Team of the Year. Given how the rest of the postseason transpired I can’t really disagree, but at the time I felt that was … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 09/10/11–Jorge Posada Caught. And Threw Someone Out.

The Astros won. -All nine starters had a hit, Wandy Rodriguez included. Baltimore starter Rick Vanden Hurk only recorded seven outs, and the Orioles needed six pitchers to get through the first 8.1 innings. -Despite that, they actually led 4-3 … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/27/11

Brandon Allen homered off Jon Lester. -It’s the first homer he has ever hit off a lefty. –Lester hadn’t given up a homer to a lefty since June 18th. —George Kottaras hit that one. In the second game, Erik Bedard … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/06/11

Adam Dunn went 0-4 with three strikeouts. He is now batting .163 on the season. The only players who have ever batted within 15 points of that in a qualified season are deadball era catchers, and even they only managed … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 07/25/11

- Jason Kipnis got his first hit for Cleveland. It was a walk-off hit in a comeback win for the Indians. – Kyle Davies tonight: 6 IP, 5 H, 1 R/ER, 6 K, 1 BB. – This is unusual on … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 07/24/11

- THE PIRATES ARE BACK IN FIRST PLACE (tied with the Cardinals and Brewers, but STILL). – This was how they won their game today. — The Reds are sub-.500 and still only three games back. —- How the heck … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 07/22/11

- Nelson Cruz had eight RBIs tonight. – With a 4-for-4 night, his OBP is finally above .300. Yay? — He only saw six pitches. – Aaron Cook finally won a game… with six innings of four-run ball. Whee. – … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 07/20/11

- Make it 11 straight losses for the Mariners. – This after they scored six runs tonight. — On July 5, the Mariners were only 2.5 games out of first. Now they’re 13.5 back. – Tim Lincecum lost 1-0 today. … Continue reading

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