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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 10:57 pm 
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tennis08tarheels wrote:
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Why was Wood substituted for JH at 3rd?

Because he's more toolsy.


So for defense?

I was being sarcastic. I have no idea. I don't know anything about Harrison's defense.

Worked out though.


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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 10:58 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 11:07 pm 
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Not pretty but chalk up a win.

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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 11:41 pm 
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tennis08tarheels wrote:
Why was Wood substituted for JH at 3rd?


Because he felt pretty, oh so pretty... :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 11:48 pm 
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No. 9 wrote:
I started a personal drinking game this year when watching the Pirates. Have to slam a beer or do a shot with every strike out.

Anybody who tried that game would be dead. The alcohol content of the remains would be so high that the hearse driver would need a designated driver.


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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
PostPosted: Wed Jun 01, 2011 3:30 am 
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Seems like you guys are getting pretty blase about our starting pitching - no mention of McDonald's fine performance.
I believe that was the 12th consecutive game where Pirates' starters have given up no more than two runs.
Who would have thought it? :shock:

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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
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superb victory !

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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
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Did you guys see the fire in Harrison's eyes when he got up after sliding into second? THAT is what I like to see. That kid was hustling. Nice piece of hitting to score the run, going the other way with authority.

And yeah, Wood had a 2 RBI single. But man, it was another horrible swing and he got lucky. I think we've seen enough of Wood. I had hopes he might find his minor league form, but I'm thinking he's a head case.


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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
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Did you guys see the fire in Harrison's eyes when he got up after sliding into second? THAT is what I like to see. That kid was hustling. Nice piece of hitting to score the run, going the other way with authority.

And yeah, Wood had a 2 RBI single. But man, it was another horrible swing and he got lucky. I think we've seen enough of Wood. I had hopes he might find his minor league form, but I'm thinking he's a head case.


Not to be overly critical of Harrison but I thought that his attempt to take second base on Beltran's throw was a bit overaggressive. The result was good but I cringed at how close the play was with the go ahead run already at third and Cutch on deck.

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 Post subject: Re: May 31, 2011 Pirates (24-28) at Mets (25-28)
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Made close only by the bizarre throwing decision of the RF'er. If he goes home, like I suppose Harrison expected, its a no brainer, IMO.

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