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3 minutes ago, catjuggler said:

who was our double header one day call up?

Yacobonis.

And we sent down Tayler Scott and called up Evan Philips in the ultimate deck chair rearrangement move.

Lefty Ty Blach also has a locker at the stadium so someone will go down before game 2 and he will come up and start game 2.     Could be Phillips if he pitches in this game.

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So Gameday said in the first inning that Urshula reached on a fielders' choice, but Gardner made it to 2nd.   What happened, did Alberto just throw too late to 2nd?   But wouldn't that be an error and not a FC?   Or an infield hit for Urshula?   Doesn't make sense that Urshula would take an 0 for 1 on a play we didn't get an out on, without Alberto screwing up somehow???

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2 minutes ago, SteveA said:

So Gameday said in the first inning that Urshula reached on a fielders' choice, but Gardner made it to 2nd.   What happened, did Alberto just throw too late to 2nd?   But wouldn't that be an error and not a FC?   Or an infield hit for Urshula?   Doesn't make sense that Urshula would take an 0 for 1 on a play we didn't get an out on, without Alberto screwing up somehow???

yes grounder to third alberto threw to 2nd (too late) rather than 1st

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It is amazing how they are just having batting practice...dug in, feet set, just sitting and waiting on the inevitable batting practice pitch in the middle of the plate...He should try to have them move their feet a bit but has not the skill to do so...

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Howdy folks, I forgot there was a doubleheader today.The damage is not as bad as I expected. How is Ynoa doing? I know two homeruns, but aside from that, how does he look?

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5 minutes ago, spiritof66 said:

Just tuned in. It looks like the O's' streak of quality starts has ended at one.

Well - Ynoa has retired the last 7 batters he has faced.  One of them trying to stretch a single into a double, but retired nonetheless.

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8 minutes ago, Yossarian said:

Well - Ynoa has retired the last 7 batters he has faced.  One of them trying to stretch a single into a double, but retired nonetheless.

Well...so much for that.  There is no way Urshela is this good...has anybody checked the status of his soul or  in the clubhouse for Lola? 

 

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What are the Yankees feeding Urshela?  Or any of their other, violently overachieving offensive players?  These guys are redefining the concept of "career years."

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