Archive for July 24th, 2008

  • [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Kansas City Royals

    [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Kansas City Royals

    July 24, 2008 at 3:08 pm 4 comments

    FIRST INNING A look back…The A’s threw three lefties in this series against the Rays and yet the Rays still won 2 games…Did this series lay any doubt on the notion that the Rays struggle against lefties and need a right-handed bat before the trading deadline? In the series, the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Zobrist Gives Boost To Struggling Offense, Gets Demoted

    [THE HANGOVER] Zobrist Gives Boost To Struggling Offense, Gets Demoted

    July 24, 2008 at 11:23 am 3 comments

    THE GOOD: James Shields outside of the back-to-back home runs in the 2nd inning. After the 2 home runs, he retired 13 of the next 14 batters and faced the minimum over that span. Other than the 2 solo homers, he allowed only 4 hits and 1 run, striking out […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Rocco Baldelli Makes Appearance In Outfield

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Rocco Baldelli Makes Appearance In Outfield

    July 24, 2008 at 7:42 am 0 comments

    Durham @ Lehigh Valley (ppd. rain) Tennessee 4, Montgomery 3 (10). David Price gave 3 runs (2 earned) in 6 innings. He gave up 7 hits, including 1 double and a 2-run home run in the 4th inning. He struck out 6 and walked 2…Eddie Morlan pitched 1.2 scoreless innings, […]