Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – June 28, 2014

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The Red Sox lost to the Yankees best pitcher yesterday. It might be time to declare this World Series defense dead.

That might be what saves the 2015 season.

It is a glass half full AND empty episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Jose Abreu, Freddie Freeman, Johnny Cueto, Chris Tillman, C. J. Cron, Adam LaRoche  and Tyson Ross all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball.
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Upon Further Review… the A’s won!

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The A’s blew a 4-0 lead in Miami? The Marlins erupted for a 5 run rally and looked like they were ready to climb back to .500?

No need to worry. The A’s bats, Cespedes’ arm and a little confusion on the base paths was all the doctor needed!

That and an overturned play at the plate and the A’s continue their march to 50 games.

The Giants sputtered and the Red Sox season might be done.

Time to update the Dodged Bullet/Teeth Grinder tally.

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

 

 

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GIANTS DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally

Johnny Cueto shut down the Giants bats and Bumgarner had one awful inning, but that was enough as Cincinnati won 6-2. TEETH GRINDER

33 Dodged Bullets 24 Teeth Grinders

TOTAL: + 9

 

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A’S DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally

The A’s blew a 4-0 lead, but Coco Crisp’s slide into home was reviewed in the A’s favor and a 4 run 9th gave Oakland a 9-5 win in Miami. DODGED BULLER

29 Dodged Bullets 24 Teeth Grinders

TOTAL: +5

 

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RED SOX DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally

Vidal Nuno suddenly became unhittable and the Red Sox failed to take advantage of some blown Yankee rallies in a 6-0 nightmare. TEETH GRINDER

26 Dodged Bullets 32 Teeth Grinders

TOTAL: -6

 

Of note, I didn’t do an update after Thursday’s game, but I included the teeth grinding Giants loss that day in their tally.