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Offline nats2playoffs

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Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Topic Start: September 08, 2017, 05:42:39 PM »
Philadelphia Phillies at Warshington Nationals

Friday September 8, 2017
At Nationals Park, Washington DC

PHILLIES:
1. Cesar Hernandez (S) 2B
2. Odubel Herrera (L) CF
3. Rhys Hoskins (R) 1B
4. Nick Williams (L) RF
5. Maikel Franco (R) 3B
6. Hyun Soo Kim (L) LF
7. Jorge Alfaro (R) C
8. J.P. Crawford (L) SS
9. Jake Thompson (R) P

NATIONALS

1. Trea Turner (R) SS
2. Howie Kendrick (R) LF
3. Daniel Murphy (L) 2B
4. Ryan Zimmerman (R) 1B
5. Anthony Rendon (R) 3B
6. Matt Wieters (S) C
7. Michael A. Taylor (R) CF
8. Alejandro De Aza (L) RF
9. Max Scherzer (R) P

Scherzer is an impressive 8-1 against the Phillies, with eight wins in a row. His only loss to the Phillies came in 2008, when he pitched for the Arizona Diamondbacks. In 13 starts against the Phillies, he has a 2.34 ERA.

Thompson, 23, is 0-0 with a 6.00 ERA in two games out of the bullpen against Washington this year. In his career, he is 0-1 with a 3.52 ERA in four games (two starts), against the Nationals. In those games he has gone 15 1/3 innings and allowed 14 hits and five walks, with 11 strikeouts. Thompson struck out seven and allowed one run and three hits in six innings on Sunday against the Miami Marlins.



Someone else can post score updates and the  :w:
I don't have Internet access where I've been (caring for a relative in her 90s, in very poor health.
Ironically, she's getting physical therapy twice per week now.)
I'm working on getting the Internet and a computer there.

Offline RiotAct

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #1: September 08, 2017, 06:26:54 PM »
Good on you, n2p.  Hope everything gets better for your relative.

Offline mitlen

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #2: September 08, 2017, 06:51:06 PM »
Good on you, n2p.  Hope everything gets better for your relative.

Offline Slateman

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #3: September 08, 2017, 07:12:26 PM »
WE WANT ROBLES

Offline welch

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #4: September 08, 2017, 07:12:56 PM »
Walks. Hmmmm.

Offline RobDibblesGhost

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #5: September 08, 2017, 07:14:26 PM »
What the freak, Max?

Offline trangert418

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #6: September 08, 2017, 07:16:21 PM »
Well, he didn't want to walk 3 in a row :roll:

Offline welch

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #7: September 08, 2017, 07:28:25 PM »
Who's the Face?

Offline Smithian

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #8: September 08, 2017, 07:28:50 PM »
Who's hot? Zim's hot

Offline aBaltoNat

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #9: September 08, 2017, 07:29:02 PM »
freaking shame that my man Murphy will finish with less RBIs than Ryan "I used to be the Face" Zimmerman.

Offline aBaltoNat

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #10: September 08, 2017, 07:29:49 PM »
WE WANT ROBLES

Looks small in the dugout.

Bust.

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #11: September 08, 2017, 07:34:51 PM »
Rube was probably a nickname FP. He was probably a hick. :lol:

Offline Leroy Veritas

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #12: September 08, 2017, 07:36:58 PM »
.235/.291/.357
.262/.311/.466

.648 OPS vs .777 OPS. Why is Wieters hitting ahead of Taylor? Why is Wieters batting anywhere other than 8th at any time? Great calling a game, but his bat isn't even replacement level at this point.

Offline spidernat

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #13: September 08, 2017, 07:38:26 PM »
Scherzer looks like crap tonight.

Offline Slateman

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #14: September 08, 2017, 07:41:59 PM »
Scherzer looks like crap tonight.

Glad we pushed him back from injury

Offline NatsAllThe Way

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #15: September 08, 2017, 07:43:21 PM »
MAT!

Offline NatsAllThe Way

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #16: September 08, 2017, 07:46:09 PM »
MAT playing the game the right way.

Offline mitlen

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #17: September 08, 2017, 07:50:34 PM »
He touched that ball from fair territory.     What's the rule on that?

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #18: September 08, 2017, 07:51:45 PM »
He touched that ball from fair territory.     What's the rule on that?


It was in foul territory when he touched it. But if it had been in fair territory when he touched it would be ruled fair.

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #19: September 08, 2017, 07:53:42 PM »
attaboy

Offline Smithian

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #20: September 08, 2017, 07:54:24 PM »
If this is the real Michael Taylor then the Nats healthy lineup in 2018 is ridiculously loaded :lmao:

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #21: September 08, 2017, 07:54:27 PM »

It was in foul territory when he touched it. But if it had been in fair territory when he touched it would be ruled fair.

Check the replay.    His foot was clearly in fair when he touched the ball.     For 65 plus years, I thought if you were in fair and touched the ball, it was fair.   

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #22: September 08, 2017, 07:55:05 PM »
Check the replay.    His foot was clearly in fair when he touched the ball.



In baseball, the foul lines apply only to the ball not the players.

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #23: September 08, 2017, 07:56:01 PM »


In baseball, the foul lines apply only to the ball not the players.

That seems odd but then again ....  baseball's odd.

Offline welch

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Re: Nationals vs Phillies, Game 2
« Reply #24: September 08, 2017, 08:02:41 PM »
Check the replay.    His foot was clearly in fair when he touched the ball.     For 65 plus years, I thought if you were in fair and touched the ball, it was fair.   

Youngster, I've thought the same. The line-drive had not touched the ground. Can an ump predict where it "would" have landed if the RF had not slapped it into foul territory?