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St #05 Seattle Mariners @ Oakland (03-04-08)


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Compliments of Geoff Baker (aka Jose Romero):

March 4, 2008 9:58 AM

Today's Mariners lineup
Posted by Jose Romero

At Oakland...

Seattle Mariners (2-2):
13 Miguel Cairo 3B
5 Yuniesky Betancourt SS
28 Raul Ibanez LF
44 Richie Sexson 1B
9 Jeff Clement DH
2 Kenji Johjima C
50 Wladimir Balentien CF
12 Mike Morse RF
17 Yung Chi Chen 2B

43 Miguel Batista RHP

Other Pitchers:
18 Ryan Rowland-Smith LHP
41 R.A. Dickey RHP
48 Roy Corcoran RHP
59 Eric O'Flaherty LHP

Oakland is 3-2. Their starting pitcher is Joe Blanton, who is 0-1 with a 27.00 ERA in the spring.

Let's see Wlad and Clement put on the heat to make the 25 man! :thumbup:

Edited by DocMilo, 04 March 2008 - 11:20 AM.

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Thanks for getting this up, Doc. I've been in meetings all morning. 90 minutes before my next batch of 2 hours meetings commence. :thumbup:
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If you blink real slow (like 35 minutes a blink) then it might almost, sort of appear to be live boxscore
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Balentien with the rbi double in the second. M's 1 A's O. Balentiens gotta be sluggins like 2.000 now. Actually only 1.714. So what happened w/Balentien? He must have made the last out. Was he going for a triple or did he goof and get picked off of second? Morse doesn't have and AB so Wlad made the last out.

Oh, nevermind. I see Sweeney got an outfield assist at third. Way to go Wlad... stretch that triple. Way to hustle.

Edited by DocMilo, 04 March 2008 - 12:33 PM.

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Nice to see Wlad making the Mariner's decision difficult.

Here's to hoping that both he and Clements, no matter where they are, never give Wilkerson or Vidro or indirectly Sexson a chance to feel comfortable with their job security.
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The Northwest version of Vlad the impaler!

Edit to update: Wlad vice Vlad... of course I could have just changed my original post instead of droning on like this...

Edited by CoastieM, 04 March 2008 - 12:31 PM.

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Edgar for the HOF!


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Batista gives up 2 doubles and 2 runs in the bottom of the second. Ouch, now the boxscore says 3 runs given up w/o the details. Here's to hoping the M's start stretching out Morrow and RRS.

Edited by DocMilo, 04 March 2008 - 12:37 PM.

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Let's see, Wladimir, spelled in Polish fashion, born in the Antilles.

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А вы ноктюрн сыграть могли бы
на флейте водосточных труб?

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Chen with the solo blast in the third, may or may not have tied the game up at 2. The box score give the A's 3 in the bottom of the second but only credited with Bautista with 2 ER's. Hmmm... where are all the guys listening to their MLB radio?
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Dang, the sun came out. Gotta go power wash the drive way. Enjoy the game everyone.
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Chen with the solo blast in the third, may or may not have tied the game up at 2. The box score give the A's 3 in the bottom of the second but only credited with Bautista with 2 ER's. Hmmm... where are all the guys listening to their MLB radio?


Ok, I'm in da house now. I just connected to the radio feed though.

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Dickey relieving Batista.
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Crap, lost the radio feed...

Good time to lose it . . . Dickey just walked the bases loaded.
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Boy...Chen is a good player. Just just robbed a two run single diving up the middle to snag a line drive.

Damage minimized to one sac fly.



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You guys look like you need some help.

3-2 A's

Balentien flies out.

Saarloos pitching for the A's

Morse grounds out.
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Chen with a K to end the inning.
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Radio feed back, thank God!
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Miguel "The Enforcer" Batista (16-11, 4.29 ERA)
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Joe "Ichiro Hater" Blanton (1-1, 4.50 ERA)


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'Tha Taunt'™ - Provided we ever find JJ
This is a test of the emergency taunt system
This is only a test
If this were a real taunt,
The M's opponents would be shaking in their cleats right now
This concludes the test of the emergency taunt system

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'Tha Lineup'™ - Who's In, Who's Out
3B  Miguel Cairo
SS  Yuni Betancourt
LF  Rauuuul Ibanez
1B  Richie Sexson
DH  Jeff Clement
C   Kenji Johjima
CF  Wlad Balentien
RF  Mike Morse
2B  Yung Chi Chen

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'Tha Numbas'™ - Head-to-head stat comparison

SEA	OAK	AL			 SEA	OAK	AL
Swingers					   Tossers
  R/G	  4.91   5.06   4.90	R/G	5.04   5.22   4.90
  AVG	  .287   .264   .271	ERA	4.79   4.77   4.52 
  OBP	  .337   .329   .338	WHIP   1.50   1.53   1.41
  SLG	  .425   .428   .423	K/BB   1.84   1.46   2.00
  OPS	  .762   .757   .761	BAA	.283   .274   .271
  OPS+	  105	 95	--	 ERA+	 90	 98	--

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TEST : Just getting the template set for the year, folks. No thoughts or opinions today. Complete gameday postings will commence with the regular season. See you again on March 31.

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'Tha Results'™ - Tracking daily OPS changes

Player	Pos   OPS	%CHG
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STARTED:
  Morse	 NW  1.339  -18.8%
  Clement   LST 1.286  + 2.3%
  Ibanez	LF   .831  + 1.1%  
  Ichiro	CF   .827  + 0.1%
  Guillen   RF   .812  + 1.0% 
  Beltre	3B   .807  - 0.2%  
  Johjima   C	.755  - 0.8% 
  Bloomers  GRT  .654  - 2.2%
  Lopez	 2B   .633  - 0.8%

SWUNG THE BAT:

SAT AND WATCHED:
  Jimerson  FLR 3.500	---
  Balentien DM  2.500	---
  Vidro	 DH   .780	---
  Broussard LHS  .734	---
  Burke	 BC   .730	--- 
  YuBet	 SS   .725	---  
  Sexson	1B   .694	---
  Jones	 OF   .669	---
  Johnson   BCT  .667	---
  Reed	  TB   .471	---
  Green	 FLR  .000	---

TOTAL:		  .762	---


Go M's! Work on those fundamentals!
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Mike Morse - Bad year in his good year / bad year cycle: .231/.313/.336/.649 for the Marlins and Pirates
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Good to see the template up and working Huindekmi!

One on one out. Line drive base hit.
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