Damn I wish that Jay Bruce guy would live up to his expectations...
Sabermetrics is this: A batter's goal is to extend the inning. Extend enough innings and you're going to score runs. Extend more innings than your opponent and you're going to score more runs than him.
Forget the rain. It's never an official game until the Reds piss away a run between third base and home plate. - Bluegrass Redleg
BOOM! Jay Bruce ties the ball game! 1-1
"Okay you guys, pair up in threes!" --Yogi Berra
I see great things in baseball. It's our game.
"You're drunk again. No, I'm just exhausted 'cause I've been up all night drinking."
Bruce has been very, very good lately. Overall his season has come together well.
But it's time for some of his buddies to get hot as well.
Including some guys with a lot of all star votes.
"But I do know Joey's sister indirectly (or foster sister) and I have heard stories of Joey being into shopping, designer wear, fancy coffees, and pedicures."
Oh, Dusty... Please don't bring AC in for an inning with the bottom of the order due up.
Rounding third and heading for home...
I've got another beer ready
The older I get - the better I was
and yes - I hate the Cardinals (Reds fan since 1958)
I wonder if Pirate zone is blowing up wondering why Grilli was used again tonight.
Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand