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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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Daily Roundup 09/27/10

(Still working on the awards post, I promise!) –At one point, the Yankees struck out six times in a row. —The Jays scored seven runs on the Yankees and not one of them was a Jose Bautista home run. –CJ … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup Fall’s Here 9/22/10

Abbreviated schedule; west coast games in progress –The San Francisco Giants had a nine run second inning… —It included two Juan Uribe home runs. —-One of them was a grand slam. –YCPB Poster Boy Jose Bautista hit his fiftieth, 50 … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 09/20/10 (summer’s almost over ;_;)

(Abbreviated because 1) abbreviated schedule and 2) we’ve been spending all day putting together the massive awards post you all are gonna love) West Coast games still in progress –The Yankees scored eight runs and the middle of the lineup-Teixeira, … Continue reading

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