I am not convinced the Giants game is over yet

Doug Pensinger, Getty Images

Doug Pensinger, Getty Images

I’m not 100% convinced it is over. It kept going and going… the runs never stopped piling up. Even an 11th inning grand slam wasn’t enough to stop the insanity.

Meanwhile the A’s rough go of it against the Rangers continued.

As for the Red Sox? Well the Yankees got themselves in a sticky situation and the game never seemed in doubt.

Time to update the Dodged Bullet – Teeth Grinder Tally.

An explanation of what this is all about can be found HERE.

 

XrVch

A’S DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally

Martin Perez’s complete game shutout completed the sweep 3-0 despite a solid start from Sonny Gray.┬áTEETH GRINDER

9 Dodged Bullets 7 Teeth Grinders

TOTAL: +2

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GIANTS DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally

 

A wild back and forth affair concludes with Hector Sanchez blasting his second homer in the 11th and the bullpen barely hanging on. Ahhhh Coors Field. The Giants won 12-10. DODGED BULLET

2 Dodged Bullets 7 Teeth Grinders

TOTAL: + 2

 

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RED SOX DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally

9 Dodged Bullets 9 Teeth Grinders

TOTAL: EVEN

Red Sox wrap up with the Yankees… the A’s visit the respite known as Houston.

The Giants have the day off… or maybe they are still playing.

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – April 23, 2014

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@WrigleyBlog


Celebrating 100 years of Wrigley Field baseball… which amounts to 7 home post season games won.

Plus Albert Pujols’ 500th homer and his quest for 263 more.

That and more on today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Albert Pujols, David Price, Jose Fernandez, Matt Holliday, Dayan Viciedo, Alex Wood and Andrew McCutchen all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball.

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How can you not score at COORS FIELD?

Photo By Barry Gutierrez/Associated Press

Photo By Barry Gutierrez/Associated Press

Giants get a great pitched game at Coors Field and they can’t even get 3 runs? I thought you were supposed to score at will in Coors! And what the hell happened to the A’s reliable bullpen?

Time to update the Dodged Bullet – Teeth Grinder Tally.

An explanation of what this is all about can be found HERE.

 

XrVch

A’S DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally

One strike away from a dramatic win against the Rangers, Texas came storming back and stunned Oakland, 5-4. TEETH GRINDER

9 Dodged Bullets 6 Teeth Grinders

TOTAL: +3

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GIANTS DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally

 

Madison Bumgarner pitched a complete game gem in Denver but the Giants bats once again went dead and the Rockies won, 2-1. TEETH GRINDER

8 Dodged Bullets 7 Teeth Grinders

TOTAL: + 1

 

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RED SOX DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally

9 Dodged Bullets 9 Teeth Grinders

TOTAL: EVEN

At least the Red Sox had the decency to be blown out.
Let’s get our collective acts together.