The field was too wet to play in Oakland and the Giants took care of business in LA. But the Red Sox found ways to grind teeth after a wonderful ring ceremony.
Time to update the “Dodged Bullet/Teeth Grinder” tally.
An explanation of what this is all about can be found HERE.
GIANTS DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally
Trailing in the 8th, the Giants score 5 including a three run blast by Angel Pagan to win 8-5 over the Diamondbacks. DODGED BULLET
3 Dodged Bullets 1 Teeth Grinder
TOTAL: + 2
RED SOX DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally
Edward Mujica lets the Brewers blow open a 2-2 game into a 6-2 loss with a 9th inning rally on the day they handed out their rings. TEETH GRINDER
2 Dodged Bullets 2 Teeth Grinders
A’S DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally
Yoenis Cespedes ties the game with an 8th inning triple and Coco Crisp hits a 12th inning walk off shot as Oakland beat Seattle 3-2. DODGED BULLET
1 Dodged Bullet 2 Teeth Grinders
A’s are playing again today. Maybe the grounds crew will remember to cover the field this time.