Proud fans of a 128-year old tradition

It is currently Thu Apr 24, 2014 2:53 am

All times are UTC - 4 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 19 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 6:22 pm 
Offline
User avatar
 Profile

Joined: Tue Apr 05, 2011 5:27 pm
Posts: 1818
Image


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 8:23 pm 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Sun Apr 15, 2012 2:18 pm
Posts: 312
Location: West Virginia
That lineup looks rock-solid to me (minus Walker). Couldn't ask for more, imo.

Let's Go Bucs!!!


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:06 pm 
Offline
User avatar
 Profile

Joined: Sun Apr 27, 2008 7:19 am
Posts: 1475
No doubt we really need to sweep this series.. we can put some distance between ourselves and the Redbirds.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:17 pm 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Sun Apr 15, 2012 2:18 pm
Posts: 312
Location: West Virginia
Marte!!!


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:18 pm 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Sun Apr 15, 2012 2:18 pm
Posts: 312
Location: West Virginia
damnit!!!!!!!!!!


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:19 pm 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Sun Apr 15, 2012 2:18 pm
Posts: 312
Location: West Virginia
Marte on third if not stupid!


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:42 pm 
Offline
User avatar
 Profile

Joined: Tue Apr 05, 2011 5:27 pm
Posts: 1818
So far so good it sounds like.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:56 pm 
Offline
User avatar
 Profile

Joined: Tue Apr 05, 2011 5:27 pm
Posts: 1818
Wow. When's the last time JMac had 4 Ks first time through the order?

Not much help from the Cubs. 7-3 Reds in the 6th.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 10:48 pm 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Sat Nov 12, 2011 10:28 am
Posts: 1062
CashInFist wrote:
That lineup looks rock-solid to me (minus Walker). Couldn't ask for more, imo.

Let's Go Bucs!!!


Was just thinking the same thing after looking at the above lineup. Not sure Marte should be leading off. I think he is more of a 2 hitter...but not too many holes if Pedro and Barmes are hitting even half decent.

I like seeing JMac looking like himself (as I say that he walks the hitter)!


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 11:02 pm 
Offline
User avatar
 Profile

Joined: Sat Apr 26, 2008 5:54 pm
Posts: 5773
Location: Keystone State
Image

That's the Jmac we know and love.

_________________
The Bucs are going all the way, all the way this year!


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 11:20 pm 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Thu Jun 12, 2008 1:07 pm
Posts: 2124
Why did he come out after only 87 pitches?


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 11:25 pm 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Sat Nov 12, 2011 10:28 am
Posts: 1062
doug frobel wrote:
Why did he come out after only 87 pitches?

Probably because last game he went around 5 solid innings or something then the wheels fell off huge. Maybe they wanted to pull hum before he got rocked to build confidence.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:03 am 
Offline
User avatar
 Profile

Joined: Thu Jul 21, 2011 9:28 pm
Posts: 673
Raise it on up! Intense stuff tonight. WHEWWWWWWWWWWWW


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:05 am 
Offline
User avatar
 Profile

Joined: Sat Apr 26, 2008 6:18 pm
Posts: 5060
Location: Scotch Plains, NJ
Anyone else notice the reaction Cutch had upon catching the last out? I found it quite humorous.

_________________
"For every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple, and wrong."
~H. L. Mencken


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:06 am 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Thu Jun 12, 2008 1:07 pm
Posts: 2124
Man was Hanrahan throwing gas! Hitting 97 and 98 with the fastball.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:11 am 
Offline
User avatar
 Profile

Joined: Sat Apr 26, 2008 6:44 pm
Posts: 10223
Big win, against team dogging us for playoff spot. Good to see McDonald and Grilli dealing. Rumor has it, those guys are pretty important to the 2012 season.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 2:16 am 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Sun Jun 13, 2010 9:46 am
Posts: 1628
Big win. 2~0. 43 games to play


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 2:52 am 
Offline
 Profile

Joined: Tue Apr 07, 2009 11:01 pm
Posts: 5832
Location: Slickville, PA
doug frobel wrote:
Why did he come out after only 87 pitches?


A combination of things but mostly because he was pinch hit for.

Top of 7th..Bucs holding 2-0 lead. Pedro on 3rd. Two outs. First off, they sent up a PH to try and get us a 3 run lead...but I also think that Hurdle wanted JMac to take this game as a positive. At that point, he was nearly perfect. Something to help his confidence and build on.

_________________
"Live proud! Laugh Loud! Standout in a Crowd!"


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: 08/17/12 Pirates (65-53) @ Cardinals (64-54)
PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:05 am 
Offline
User avatar
 Profile

Joined: Wed Feb 15, 2012 12:27 pm
Posts: 356
Location: Morgantown, WV, via Charleston, WV
Is the magic from earlier in the season back? Winning a game with no runs batted in seems like what was happening in June when we started our run. I'll take it (and the good pitching).


Top
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 19 posts ] 

All times are UTC - 4 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group  
Design By Poker Bandits