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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
PostPosted: Mon Aug 17, 2009 9:51 pm 
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Question: If this score holds up, does Kendall take one in the middle of the back in his final at-bat, or is the beanball war over?

Just asking . . .

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Well, it was 6-1, then it was 6-2, now it's 6-4. Odds the Bucs can keep the lead and win a game? :roll:

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Well we just keep pounding them, and even with this powerful Brewers offense they just can't catch up because of their lack of pitching.
7-4 Buccos and looking to add on!

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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7-5 Pirates :roll:

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I really loathe Hanrahan. Dude just has no control.

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Chavez is hitting 97 with his fastball

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Milledge showing some speed there. Not great, but better than maybe I have seen yet!

Edit: Holy crap 3 homers for the buccos!


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Cedeno with a bomb and this might put this one away. 9-5 Bucs!

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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That was clutch.

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Hmm.....anyone missing Jack Wilson so far?

Ronny hits a 2 Run HR. Well Done Ronny Cedeno!

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Hmmm, Karsten comes in to pitch the 8th, and guess who is scheduled up second?

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How can you walk f'in Jason Kendall on four pitches with a four run lead? Mind boggling.

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Nice catch Cutch!!!!


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Well BD, I must say that at this point, I am not missing JW that much. Cedeno certainly has more pop in his bat.


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Way to go, Buccos. I hope that Young prospers in the 2-hole, that Andy finds his strike, that Garrett Jones continues to rake, that Ronny Cedeno continues his Jack Wilson circa 2007 imitation, and that Doumit can recapture a bit of his hitting from last year.

The pitching is going to be okay. The team is loaded with power arms.


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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THAT'S what I'm talking about!

Good, solid win all around.

I'm not foolish enough to think that the Pirates can and/or should score 9 runs a game, but I just love how they finally started to capitalize on scoring opportunities and tag on hits.

This is what I expected from this crew since the deadline, some form of 'hey, the sky is the limit for us, let's just loosen up and go for it', Free-swinging baseball.

Glad the day off helped.

Keep the hits coming Burgh.

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Milledge looks to me like he has average to slightly above average speed. He does not look particularly athletic, and actually looks a bit clumsy. And his throwing motion is truly bizarre, although his arm strength looks about average.

Only a fool would bring Hanrahan into a tight ballgame.


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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Ralphie wrote:
Milledge looks to me like he has average to slightly above average speed. He does not look particularly athletic, and actually looks a bit clumsy. And his throwing motion is truly bizarre, although his arm strength looks about average.

Only a fool would bring Hanrahan into a tight ballgame.


Yeah....the jury is out on Milledge.


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs Brewers 8/17
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bucco boy wrote:
How can you walk f'in Jason Kendall on four pitches with a four run lead? Mind boggling.


That was Karstens' way to tell Kendall to take his base...

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