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Daily Roundup — Opening Day 2012 (04/05/12)

Toronto and Cleveland went 16 innings. –It’s the longest Opening Day game, ever, and baseball has been around a long time. —Benches-clearing in the fifteenth inning, of course. —-Omar Vizquel was part of a five-man infield at one point. Technically … Continue reading

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Rebecca’s 2012 Predictions

AL East New York Yankees: There’s no way the Greatest Of All Time’s farewell tour is on a losing team. Also, Andy Pettitte is coming back, so there. Boston Red Sox: As much as we love absolute insanity at YCPB, … Continue reading

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[Clever pun about singing a Vogelsong goes here]

Earlier this season, we marveled at the extraordinary season Ryan Vogelsong has been having for the San Francisco Giants. It’s now time to stop marveling, and to start getting serious. Vogelsong is a little over an inning from qualifying for … Continue reading

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Ryan Vogelsong is why YCPB exists

This isn’t supposed to happen. Second chances don’t exist, not in this sport. If that’s what you call it, anyway. Not when you haven’t pitched more than 40 innings at this level since 2006. Back then, Pluto was still a … Continue reading

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It’s a YCPB World (Series) After All

WE LIVE. Winning World Series games is hard. Winning World Series games when you’re facing Cliff Lee in AT&T Park, a pitcher’s park, is supposed to be downright impossible. You’re not supposed to get eleven hits in a Lee-started game, … Continue reading

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An Ode To Brooks Conrad (or really bad poetry)

Here’s an ode to Brooks Conrad Who was last night very bad Three errors he had in the field A loss to the Giants was sealed; But Brooks Conrad shouldn’t despair too much For in the season he was very … Continue reading

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The Playoffs, Day Three

No no-hitters or 14 K games today, but we were still treated to, uh, stuff. –The Reds had FOUR errors. Four. In a postseason game. Want to know how they blew a 4-0 lead? That’s how. —Alrodis Chapman hit Chase … Continue reading

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The Official YCPB Awards Voting!

You’ve suggested nominations; Jordan, Bexy and myself have discussed, and now we present to you the poll in which you may vote for the actual winners! If you’re confused about the categories (like, why Joey Votto isn’t an MVP choice, … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 10/02/10 (In which we pray for the Massive Tie Scenario)

The Yankees-Red Sox doubleheader is STILL being played –In game one of their double header, the Yankees combined to strike out 18 Red Sox. It tied a franchise record that’s only been done one other time in Yankees’ history (Ron … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 9/29/10

–Ben Francisco hit two home runs today. —His season total is now six. –The Marlins had nine hits…all singles. –The Brewers and Mets combined for 29 hits. —Yovanni Gallardo: 3.1 innings, 10 hits, 7 runs. —Jon Niese: 2.2 innings, 10 … Continue reading

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