Monthly Archives: August 2010

Daily Roundup, 08/23/10

(some West Coast games are still going on) Shortened schedule for MLB tonight, but plenty of weird things going on. Just 8 days after Minnesota’s Kevin Slowey was lifted after recording 21 outs of a no-hitter, Texas’ Rich Harden was … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 08/22/10 (don’t IBB Teixeira!)

–The Mets had a chance to sweep the Pirates. They didn’t. —-They lost the game with Johan Santana on the mound. —–Santana took a no-no into the fifth. ——-They lost 2-1. ———Via @lenno212: Santana became first Mets pitcher to pitch … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/21/10

It’s been a good few days for the crazy. We appreciate it here at YCPB. – The Mets finally won a road series against an NL team. — AND their first back-to-back road games against an NL team, too. — … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/20/10

Doo bee doo bee doo. One more crazy night. Many, many, many, MANY thanks to @stevensmithy for various factoids here. 🙂 – You all know the Red Sox’s Jon Lester is kinda good, right? Not tonight. His line: 2+ IP, … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup 08/19/10 –Still sipping something in the water

–For the first time in history (okay, the first time in seven tries), the Padres swept a series at Wrigley. —-They were helped in their efforts by this play in which Will Venable took home on “defensive indifference”. ——Yes, you … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/18/10–Days Like This Are What This Site Is For

What a day–there was something crazy in virtually every game. Adam Wainwright went 7 innings, gave up 3 runs, and took the loss. -It was the first time all season he took a loss at home. –He has a career … Continue reading

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Daily Roundup, 08/17/10

–Jon Garland has pitched 17 consecutive scoreless innings. –On the other side of the NL West Race, the Giants’ pitchers are 0-8, 5.79 in their last thirteen. This includes the saintlies Lincecum and Cain, which almost makes you wonder how … Continue reading

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