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4/24/14 Mega Game Thread


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#1 MeisterT

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Posted 24 April 2014 - 11:04 AM

Lots of day games today
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:00 PM

Wow a gem so far *knock on wood*
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:01 PM

Wow a gem so far *knock on wood*


The Klubes is cruising... some run support would be nice though
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:02 PM

Thanks a lot Phillips
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:02 PM

Eff you, Kluber.

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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:06 PM

Eff you, Kluber.


I'm with you man - could have guaranteed this after I kicked his a** to the curb. :wacko:

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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:06 PM

Is he getting squeezed big time out there? I have it on Gameday and I'm not watching it, but it showed at least 5 pitches that were called balls that were all the way inside the box on both corners.

Anyone watching live? Is he getting pinched?
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:07 PM

Is he getting squeezed big time out there? I have it on Gameday and I'm not watching it, but it showed at least 5 pitches that were called balls that were all the way inside the box on both corners.

Anyone watching live? Is he getting pinched?


Not getting pitched, just trying to be too fine. Plus Phillips booted the ball, should have been an unearned run but thanks to hometown scoring they gave the Buc a hit and RBI
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:07 PM

Not watching but this is like the 3rd time this year he has thrown 30+ pitches in the first inning. Really no place for him if he's never going to make it 6 innings.

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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:09 PM


Wow a gem so far *knock on wood*

The Klubes is cruising... some run support would be nice though

Let that happen in the 7th or 8th. Keep the pressure on.

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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:09 PM

Trade for him didn't go through until Tuesday so I couldn't start him today. :(
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:09 PM


Is he getting squeezed big time out there? I have it on Gameday and I'm not watching it, but it showed at least 5 pitches that were called balls that were all the way inside the box on both corners.

Anyone watching live? Is he getting pinched?


Not getting pitched, just trying to be too fine. Plus Phillips booted the ball, should have been an out, and def should have been an unearned run but thanks to hometown scoring they gave the Buc a hit and RBI


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C - Lucroy, Mesoraco
1B - Trumbo, Cuddyer
2B - Harrison, Wong
3B - E5
SS - D. Santana, Hanley
OF - Soler, De Aza, Cain


SP - Kershaw, Petit, Streamer
S - Jansen, Allen, Doolittle, Sanchez
HLDS - Betances, Boxberger

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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:11 PM

Is he getting squeezed big time out there? I have it on Gameday and I'm not watching it, but it showed at least 5 pitches that were called balls that were all the way inside the box on both corners.

Anyone watching live? Is he getting pinched?


Looking through sports gambling sites he is known for being a home cooker.

edit, by he I mean the home plate umpire Mark Ripperger

Edited by Cmilne23, 24 April 2014 - 12:15 PM.


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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:13 PM

Glad I held on! Sucks that a W is looking very grim though. :(

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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:13 PM


Is he getting squeezed big time out there? I have it on Gameday and I'm not watching it, but it showed at least 5 pitches that were called balls that were all the way inside the box on both corners.

Anyone watching live? Is he getting pinched?


Not getting pitched, just trying to be too fine. Plus Phillips booted the ball, should have been an unearned run but thanks to hometown scoring they gave the Buc a hit and RBI


Yeah, but if Pitch F/x is showing them as strikes, then is he really being too fine? According to the cameras he was throwing strikes and the ump was missing them, but I know that the cameras aren't always spot on. These were fully in the box though and usually those are easy strikes.
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:15 PM

O/U on how long Bedard lasts? It is Minny.....Good start. First 2 on.
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:16 PM

Brantley is a machine, if he's still on your wire, he shouldn't be.
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:17 PM

Anyone doing an eye test?

And we're on the board with a run too!

Based loaded no outs (good for Cleveland)!

Edited by young dude, 24 April 2014 - 12:24 PM.

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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:18 PM

Cingrani is being as efficient as ever......45 pitches in 1.2 innings.
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Posted 24 April 2014 - 12:21 PM

Is there anything about swinging the bat in that Ted Williams book Votto carries around?




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