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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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Anybody watching the MLB.tv feed notice the tablet commercial with the GM asking the scout for the pitcher's ERA split v. lefties? How in the world would you measure that stat?

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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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Neil Walker=doubles machine...just what this offense needs from him!


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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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Anybody watching the MLB.tv feed notice the tablet commercial with the GM asking the scout for the pitcher's ERA split v. lefties? How in the world would you measure that stat?


I thought the exact same thing when I first saw that! You would think that somebody involved in the making of that commercial could have at least given them an actual stat. lol

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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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SUPERCHARGED APE wrote:
Anybody watching the MLB.tv feed notice the tablet commercial with the GM asking the scout for the pitcher's ERA split v. lefties? How in the world would you measure that stat?


I thought the exact same thing when I first saw that! You would think that somebody involved in the making of that commercial could have at least given them an actual stat. lol



Exactly! I was also looking to make sure the pitcher was right handed. At least they got that part right.

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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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Anybody watching the MLB.tv feed notice the tablet commercial with the GM asking the scout for the pitcher's ERA split v. lefties? How in the world would you measure that stat?


I thought the exact same thing when I first saw that! You would think that somebody involved in the making of that commercial could have at least given them an actual stat. lol



Exactly! I was also looking to make sure the pitcher was right handed. At least they got that part right.


I also like how they decide to sign a pitcher after only looking at his ERA and the number of strikeouts.

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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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Come on pirates! Wtf! Hit into 3 dps tonight. Do u want to win this thing or not? They failed to even show up last night, and looks like tonight as well.


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Probably don't want to win.

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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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Chacin?


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Clevelandsux wrote:
They failed to even show up last night...


12-0 STL vs. CIN.

Maybe those Cardinals are pretty good?

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How many strikeouts for the bucs lineup if they had to face Cole?


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SUPERCHARGED APE wrote:
Anybody watching the MLB.tv feed notice the tablet commercial with the GM asking the scout for the pitcher's ERA split v. lefties? How in the world would you measure that stat?

maybe the gang at fangraphs.com can answer that:

http://www.fangraphs.com/splits.aspx?pl ... &type=full

http://www.fangraphs.com/leaders.aspx?p ... &players=0 (note the split)

http://www.fangraphs.com/not/whats-his- ... t-lefties/


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 02, 2013 10:32 pm 
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This August starting off like the last two


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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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Lack of offense AGAIN. Last night the Pirates get trounced and shut out and tonight they've only managed to score one run.

The Pirates need to win some of these games by scoring more than 4 runs. The pitchers can't limit opposing teams to 4 runs or less every game until the end of the season...just saying :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!:

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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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NSMaster56 wrote:
Clevelandsux wrote:
They failed to even show up last night...


12-0 STL vs. CIN.

Maybe those Cardinals are pretty good?


St.Louis, can the bucs borrow some of the runs?


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Jared 'I think I'm a badass' Hughes is back I see.


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 Post subject: Re: August 2, 2013 Rockies (51-59) at Pirates (65-43)
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bassoondirector wrote:
Lack of offense AGAIN. Last night the Pirates get trounced and shut out and tonight they've only managed to score one run.

The Pirates need to win some of these games by scoring more than 4 runs. The pitchers can't limit opposing teams to 4 runs or less every game until the end of the season...just saying :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!:


Chacin has been pretty good tonight. Not! The guy has left multiple pitches over the heart. Gotta use the whole field.


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Chris76 wrote:
This August starting off like the last two

last year we started august with a win...


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