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Offline Minty Fresh

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #100: September 01, 2011, 08:43:25 PM »
Not $126 million worth, but solid.

It's not your money, why do you care?

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #101: September 01, 2011, 08:43:51 PM »
I'm still convinced that I'm faster than Morse.

He does lumber.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #102: September 01, 2011, 08:44:03 PM »
Other than that extended slump, Werth has been pretty good for us.

"Aside from the incident with the iceberg, how was the cruise Mrs Molly Brown?"

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #103: September 01, 2011, 08:45:16 PM »
"Aside from the incident with the iceberg, how was the cruise Mrs Molly Brown?"

:crackup:

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #104: September 01, 2011, 08:46:30 PM »
Why the hell is Strasburg still in the game?  The bottom of the 5th took forever so he should have been done after 5.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #105: September 01, 2011, 08:47:43 PM »
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Wang needs to keep the ball down.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #106: September 01, 2011, 08:47:44 PM »
Wang gives up too much contact.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #107: September 01, 2011, 08:48:02 PM »
Why the hell is Strasburg still in the game?  The bottom of the 5th took forever so he should have been done after 5.

You can't feed him baby food forever.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #108: September 01, 2011, 08:48:09 PM »
Wang gives up too much contact.

He's probably busy thinking about feeding his three families.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #109: September 01, 2011, 08:48:26 PM »
Wang gives up too much contact.

Sinkerballers pitch to contact.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #110: September 01, 2011, 08:49:02 PM »
You can't feed him baby food forever.

But that almost never will happen with the Nationals...long innings at bat.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #111: September 01, 2011, 08:49:59 PM »
Sinkerballers pitch to contact.

Not this much.  These balls are being crushed.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #112: September 01, 2011, 08:50:12 PM »
But that almost never will happen with the Nationals...long innings at bat.

Preparing him for when he goes to another team?  :lol:

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #113: September 01, 2011, 08:50:39 PM »
Not this much.  These balls are being crushed.

That's what happens when sinkers don't sink.  Ordinarily they do and you get tons of ground balls.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #114: September 01, 2011, 08:52:38 PM »
It's over and they lost his perfect game.  He gave up a double in the 6th.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #115: September 01, 2011, 08:55:12 PM »
It's over and they lost his perfect game.  He gave up a double in the 6th.

in that case, he should do the honorable thing and :hang:

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #116: September 01, 2011, 08:57:17 PM »
It's over and they lost his perfect game.  He gave up a double in the 6th.

He hit a batter so he couldn't have had a perfect game.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #117: September 01, 2011, 08:58:00 PM »
What difference does it make?  We're not scoring four runs against their bullpen.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #118: September 01, 2011, 08:59:01 PM »
He hit a batter so he couldn't have had a perfect game.

Isn't that still perfect?  It's not a walk.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #119: September 01, 2011, 09:02:47 PM »
Isn't that still perfect?  It's not a walk.

No. It's a no hitter. A perfect game requires retiring every batter faced.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #120: September 01, 2011, 09:04:56 PM »
Those two GIDPs are huge now.   >:(

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #121: September 01, 2011, 09:05:54 PM »
Now comes the really humiliating part of the game.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #122: September 01, 2011, 09:09:44 PM »
OK, fans. is this lineup better than the one with Morse at 1B and platooning Gomes / Nix in left?

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #123: September 01, 2011, 09:10:28 PM »
I think I'll call it a night and watch something less depressing like the "Clubbing Baby Seals Network."

Peace, y'all.

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Re: Nationals @ Braves, Game 3
« Reply #124: September 01, 2011, 09:13:40 PM »
I think I'll call it a night and watch something less depressing like the "Clubbing Baby Seals Network"

Yeah, I think I'm going to turn on the "let's go to bed" channel...