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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #25: October 10, 2019, 08:48:33 AM »
Game 1: Sánchez
Game 2: Scherzer
Game 3: Corbin
Game 4: Strasburg

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #26: October 10, 2019, 08:52:30 AM »
Does any one have game times yet?

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #27: October 10, 2019, 08:55:29 AM »
Does any one have game times yet?

Friday at 8
Saturday at 4

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #28: October 10, 2019, 09:12:25 AM »
What do we say to death/elimination?

Not today.

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #29: October 10, 2019, 09:12:31 AM »
call me crazy but I actually like that the Cardinals have "home field advantage"  With this 2-3-2 format all we have to do is split in St. Louis and we are guaranteed 3 straight games on our turf. ...This really could happen

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #30: October 10, 2019, 09:17:52 AM »
call me crazy but I actually like that the Cardinals have "home field advantage"  With this 2-3-2 format all we have to do is split in St. Louis and we are guaranteed 3 straight games on our turf. ...This really could happen

It’s really hard to win three games in a row at home.

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #31: October 10, 2019, 09:18:57 AM »
I don't think home field means anything (it certainly didn't yesterday).  Actually, Max on the road may be the better, calmer Max.


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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #32: October 10, 2019, 09:21:32 AM »
I don't think home field means anything (it certainly didn't yesterday).  Actually, Max on the road may be the better, calmer Max.


Considering the long ball is Max's only weakness these days, Busch stadium seems like a better place for him to pitch.

http://www.espn.com/mlb/stats/parkfactor/_/sort/HRFactor/order/false

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #33: October 10, 2019, 09:24:28 AM »
I'm not sure who starts game 2.  Bringing Max back on short rest doesn't seem ideal, based on ho exhausted he was after his last start. 




game 2 would not be short rest

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #34: October 10, 2019, 09:26:14 AM »



game 2 would not be short rest

You are correct.  I keep thinking game 4 was on Tuesday, not Monday.  Max gets to pitch in his hometown.

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #35: October 10, 2019, 09:27:55 AM »
Have 2 wildcard teams ever faced off in the World Series?   (asking for a friend)

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #36: October 10, 2019, 09:30:14 AM »
Have 2 wildcard teams ever faced off in the World Series?   (asking for a friend)



2002 I believe had 2 wild card teams playing in the WS (angels/giants) also 2014 (giants :?/royals)

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #37: October 10, 2019, 09:39:38 AM »
Is there any kind of update on Suzuki?  If Sanchez pitches game 1 it might not be pretty with Gomes catching him.

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #38: October 10, 2019, 09:42:13 AM »
Is there any kind of update on Suzuki?  If Sanchez pitches game 1 it might not be pretty with Gomes catching him.

He was partying with everyone else...gotta think he's GTG...

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #39: October 10, 2019, 09:52:29 AM »
Life is an absolute vibe at the moment.

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #40: October 10, 2019, 09:55:22 AM »
Life is an absolute vibe at the moment.
:panic:

WNFF CELEBRITY SIGHTING

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #41: October 10, 2019, 09:58:32 AM »
Need an early Cards/Nats Game 1 GDT started.

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« Reply #42: October 10, 2019, 09:58:50 AM »
:panic:

WNFF CELEBRITY SIGHTING

Moments like these you've gotta come back home!

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #43: October 10, 2019, 10:10:38 AM »
I'm..... Not scared.

We broke through the barrier. This is new territory. I'm happy.

Sort of like the Caps and the Penguins. This is going to be fun, no matter how it shakes out.


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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #45: October 10, 2019, 10:15:24 AM »
Game 1: Sánchez
Game 2: Scherzer
Game 3: Corbin
Game 4: Strasburg

That's short rest for Max.  I think Corbin will start Game 2, Max Game 3, Stras Game 4, Corbin Game 5, Max Game 6, and Stras Game 7.  If it goes that far.

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #46: October 10, 2019, 10:18:00 AM »
That's short rest for Max.  I think Corbin will start Game 2, Max Game 3, Stras Game 4, Corbin Game 5, Max Game 6, and Stras Game 7.  If it goes that far.

Isn’t that 4 days rest for Max?

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #47: October 10, 2019, 10:19:12 AM »
That's short rest for Max.  I think Corbin will start Game 2, Max Game 3, Stras Game 4, Corbin Game 5, Max Game 6, and Stras Game 7.  If it goes that far.
No, that's normal rest for Max and everyone.

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #48: October 10, 2019, 10:35:45 AM »
https://twitter.com/BaseballBros/status/1182106821248585730?s=20

Nice speech, coach. Real classy. Special thanks to dumbass rookie Randy Arozarena for the live feed....Eff the Cardinals.

We're coming for you, buddy.

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Re: 2019 NLCS - Here come the Cardinals!
« Reply #49: October 10, 2019, 10:46:21 AM »
Isn’t that 4 days rest for Max?

Sure is...