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Offline sportsfan882

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Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Topic Start: September 27, 2012, 08:57:08 AM »
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Gio Gonzalez (20-8) vs Tyler Cloyd (2-1)


Let's win the freaking division!!! :whip:

Offline Minty Fresh

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #1: September 27, 2012, 09:12:35 AM »
Does anyone know what a Tyler Cloyd is?

Offline mitlen

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #2: September 27, 2012, 09:56:20 AM »
Does anyone know what a Tyler Cloyd is?

Clippard's hemorrhoid?   

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #3: September 27, 2012, 10:29:19 AM »
This maybe the most important game of the season for Gio thus far. He is our de facto ACE and is poised to open the NLDS. This is NOT about the Phillies but controlling our own destinty.

Of course taking a step towards eliminating the Phillies from post season would be nice.

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #4: September 27, 2012, 10:39:49 AM »
Tyler Cloyd, 5 starts, 3.86 ERA.  I predict he goes 7, allows 2 hits and no runs. :)

(Decent stats - 26Ks, 5 BB in 28 IP.  1.143 WHIP)

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #5: September 27, 2012, 10:50:22 AM »
A win for Gio and a series win would be so so sweet here. Bring it :whip:

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #6: September 27, 2012, 11:52:33 AM »
He basically dominated in AAA, didn't he?

Offline OldChelsea

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #7: September 27, 2012, 12:00:21 PM »
He basically dominated in AAA, didn't he?


http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/player.cgi?id=cloyd-001tyl - this AAA season 12-1, 2.35 ERA, 93 K's in 142 innings pitched.

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #8: September 27, 2012, 12:02:38 PM »
Does anyone know what a Tyler Cloyd is?

Not sure what it is but the Nationals have to hit it real often and very hard!

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #9: September 27, 2012, 04:45:41 PM »
I guess we have 5 games in which to get our magic number if we want Gio as our Game 1 and 5 starter.

Offline expos1994

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #10: September 27, 2012, 05:17:14 PM »
A win for Gio here would all but wrap up the NL Cy Young for him.
Just about wrap up the division too in my mind. I think it's great that the Nats must continue to play hard down to the final week of the season. I've always said that the teams who get to coast into the post-season are often the first ones to get bounced, usually by a scrappy wildcard team.

And also, for the record... that at-bat by Werth in the ninth last night was awesome.

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #11: September 27, 2012, 06:35:02 PM »
Quote
  And also, for the record... that at-bat by Werth in the ninth last night was awesome. 

Yes it was.  I don't recall too many more exciting half innings in baseball where I had a dog in the fight...ever...

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #12: September 27, 2012, 06:43:58 PM »
A win for Gio here would all but wrap up the NL Cy Young for him.
Just about wrap up the division too in my mind. I think it's great that the Nats must continue to play hard down to the final week of the season. I've always said that the teams who get to coast into the post-season are often the first ones to get bounced, usually by a scrappy wildcard team.

And also, for the record... that at-bat by Werth in the ninth last night was awesome.

Dickey won again.  More innings. Lower era, better k/walk ratio, worse team. I think it's dickeys.

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #13: September 27, 2012, 06:48:39 PM »
Dickey won again.  More innings. Lower era, better k/walk ratio, worse team. I think it's dickeys.

a 37 year old knuckleballer on a losing team?  I'm not seeing it.

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #14: September 27, 2012, 06:52:42 PM »
Losing team makes it more impressive, doesn't it?

Offline Jordanz Meatballz

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #15: September 27, 2012, 07:07:17 PM »
Losing team makes it more impressive, doesn't it?

Absolutely.  Gio hasn't had a save blown for him all year.

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #16: September 27, 2012, 07:10:57 PM »
Holy Guacamole, Bryce.

Offline sportsfan882

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #17: September 27, 2012, 07:11:06 PM »
Bryce!!

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #18: September 27, 2012, 07:11:09 PM »
Looks like he's getting hot again :clap:

Offline Jordanz Meatballz

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #19: September 27, 2012, 07:13:30 PM »
Looks like he's getting hot again :clap:

The pitch he hit out was a total meatball.  If he gets fed a few more of those he'll tie the teenage home run record tonight.

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #20: September 27, 2012, 07:13:36 PM »
Maybe time to start the will Bryce get to Coglinaro's record watch???

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #21: September 27, 2012, 07:13:54 PM »
Wow Bryce. Zimm just wanted to see this guys pitches.

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #22: September 27, 2012, 07:14:54 PM »
Bam Bam giving Tony C a run for his money

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #23: September 27, 2012, 07:15:28 PM »
Maybe time to start the will Bryce get to Coglinaro's record watch???

I think he'll tie it, then blow past it in the playoffs.

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Re: Nationals @ Phillies, Game 3
« Reply #24: September 27, 2012, 07:16:24 PM »
I think he'll tie it, then blow past it in the playoffs.

man, just thinking about seeing Bryce getting up for the playoffs makes me tingly