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Offline nats2playoffs

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Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Topic Start: October 09, 2017, 01:47:47 AM »

Division Series, Game 3 - Series tied 1-1
Monday, October 9, 2017 4:08 PM on TBS
Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois


            Washington Nationals

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


                         Chicago Cubs

                    Jose Quintana (L)
1. Jon Jay (L) CF
2. Kris Bryant (R) 3B
3. Anthony Rizzo (L) 1B
4. Willson Contreras (R) C
5. Ben Zobrist (S) 2B
6. Kyle Schwarber (L) LF
7. Jason Heyward (L) RF
8. Addison Russell (R) SS
9. Jose Quintana (R) P


               

Offline Hogie

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #1: October 09, 2017, 05:02:07 AM »
Nats!

Offline Leroy Veritas

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #2: October 09, 2017, 08:31:31 AM »
Kendrick is 5-10 against Quintana. Will the manager wake up and bench Werth or will he again ignore all reason and common sense and leave one of the black holes in the lineup?

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #3: October 09, 2017, 10:07:43 AM »
Kendrick is 5-10 against Quintana. Will the manager wake up and bench Werth or will he again ignore all reason and common sense and leave one of the black holes in the lineup?

We can only hope Kendrick starts.  I’d have to think Dusty does that.

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #4: October 09, 2017, 10:40:19 AM »
Sadly will have to miss most of this game because of a late work meeting, but I won't care much if they get the W! Go Nats!

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #5: October 09, 2017, 11:25:49 AM »
Carrie Muskat‏Verified account @CarrieMuskat · 8m8 minutes ago 

#Cubs lineup vs Nats: Jay CF Bryant 3B Rizzo 1B Contreras C Zobrist 2B Schwarber LF Heyward RF Russell SS Quintana P


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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #6: October 09, 2017, 11:29:12 AM »
Carrie Muskat‏Verified account @CarrieMuskat · 8m8 minutes ago 

#Cubs lineup vs Nats: Jay CF Bryant 3B Rizzo 1B Contreras C Zobrist 2B Schwarber LF Heyward RF Russell SS Quintana P



Where do you find these abstract (to me) accounts?

Offline RobDibblesGhost

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #7: October 09, 2017, 11:30:09 AM »
Where do you find these abstract (to me) accounts?

I follow most of the Nats beat writers and one or more of them generally retweets stuff like this.

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #8: October 09, 2017, 11:31:01 AM »
We can only hope Kendrick starts.  I’d have to think Dusty does that.

:pray:

I've been thinking the exact same thing

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #9: October 09, 2017, 11:31:42 AM »
I follow most of the Nats beat writers and one or more of them generally retweets stuff like this.

Ah OK.   Thanks RDG.

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #10: October 09, 2017, 11:32:34 AM »
We can only hope Kendrick starts.  I’d have to think Dusty does that.
:pray:

I've been thinking the exact same thing

This would be the perfect spot to give it a try.    We'll win either way though.

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #11: October 09, 2017, 11:32:53 AM »
I can't believe I have to pretend to work while this game is going on :lol:

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #12: October 09, 2017, 11:33:40 AM »
I can't believe I have to pretend to work while this game is going on :lol:

You pretend to work every other day and there ain't even a game.    They won't even notice.      :poke:

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #13: October 09, 2017, 12:03:57 PM »
I can't believe I have to pretend to work while this game is going on :lol:



You game begins during your lunch hour and should be over by the end of your work day so you can get some work done before heading home to catch some of the Nats game.  :twisted:

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #14: October 09, 2017, 12:23:52 PM »
Kendrick is 5-10 against Quintana. Will the manager wake up and bench Werth or will he again ignore all reason and common sense and leave one of the black holes in the lineup?
from yesterday's practice
Per Chelsea Janes:

Kendrick's out in left field trying to get a feel for this view. He's got the most history against Quintana of anyone...5 for 10.
So, let's see what Dusty does.

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #15: October 09, 2017, 12:26:27 PM »
from yesterday's practiceSo, let's see what Dusty does.

I hope Howie doesn't end up like Andre.

BTW  ...   Took a peek and Werth is in LF.

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #16: October 09, 2017, 12:26:42 PM »
Oh, and after that RDG capture of a retweet, time for yet another 70's music youtube:

nah, I couldn't. There's only so many Captain and Tenille references one can take in a week (see the weather thread for names of upcoming winter storms).

Offline RobDibblesGhost

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #17: October 09, 2017, 12:27:50 PM »
from yesterday's practiceSo, let's see what Dusty does.

Dusty gonna be Dusty :hang:

Mark Zuckerman‏Verified account @MarkZuckerman · 3m3 minutes ago 

#Nats Game 3 vs Quintana (4:08/TBS): Turner SS, Harper RF, Rendon 3B, Murphy 2B, Zimmerman 1B, Werth LF, Wieters C, Taylor CF, Scherzer P


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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #18: October 09, 2017, 12:39:33 PM »
I really thought that this would be a great game to start Kendrick over Werth. I'm disappointed but we'll see what happens.

Offline dlayman

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #19: October 09, 2017, 01:04:31 PM »
Standard decision

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #21: October 09, 2017, 01:31:47 PM »
From Jorge Castillo: "Lind is 2 for 9 (against Quintana). Kendrick is 5 for 10, which could’ve prompted Baker to start Kendrick in left field over Jayson Werth, who, like seven other members of Washington’s lineup, has never faced Quintana. But

Werth is a right-handed hitter with a long history of success against left-handed pitching — and cutter-heavy types, which Quintana qualifies as."

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #22: October 09, 2017, 01:44:15 PM »
Sadly will have to miss most of this game because of a late work meeting, but I won't care much if they get the W! Go Nats!
Have someone call you out of the meeting for an emergency.

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #23: October 09, 2017, 01:45:00 PM »
Sadly will have to miss most of this game because of a late work meeting, but I won't care much if they get the W! Go Nats!

NANF

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Re: Nationals @ Cubs, NLDS Game 3
« Reply #24: October 09, 2017, 01:45:12 PM »
Dusty gonna be Dusty :hang:

Mark Zuckerman‏Verified account @MarkZuckerman · 3m3 minutes ago 

#Nats Game 3 vs Quintana (4:08/TBS): Turner SS, Harper RF, Rendon 3B, Murphy 2B, Zimmerman 1B, Werth LF, Wieters C, Taylor CF, Scherzer P
Stubborn old man. Also won't bat Taylor seventh.