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    8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    Same lineup we are used to by now..

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    Freel RF
    Hatteberg 1B
    Griffey CF
    Encarnacion 3B
    Dunn LF
    Aurilia SS
    Phillips 2B
    Ross C
    Milton P

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    Winn RF
    Vizquel SS
    Hillenbrand 1B
    Bonds LF
    Durham 2B
    Feliz 3B
    Finley CF
    Alfonzo C
    Hennessey P

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    Re: 8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    Milton stinks and Hennessey stinks out of the rotation. Should be a barrel of fun.

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    Re: 8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    Quote Originally Posted by Falls City Beer
    Milton stinks and Hennessey stinks out of the rotation. Should be a barrel of fun.
    Hennesey 4-2, 3.62 ERA as a starter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PuffyPig
    Hennesey 4-2, 3.62 ERA as a starter.
    Yeah. He's made all of 8 starts this season, got rocked in his last start, and pretty well stunk up the joint in 21 starts last season.

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    Phillips HR tonight!!
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    Re: 8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    Is it just me or do others feel winning the first game of the trip would be big. SF coming off a sweep and there starters have been pitching better
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    Quote Originally Posted by flyer85
    Is it just me or do others feel winning the first game of the trip would be big. SF coming off a sweep and there starters have been pitching better
    I'm with you. Winning game one would be huge, especially w/Milton on the mound. He's pitched a decent number of quality starts for us this year, but something always seems to go wrong when he pitches.
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    Re: 8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    Quote Originally Posted by REDREAD
    I'm with you. Winning game one would be huge, especially w/Milton on the mound. He's pitched a decent number of quality starts for us this year, but something always seems to go wrong when he pitches.
    I screwed that post up from the getgo...
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    Re: 8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    w00t

    Cards down 5-2 right now too
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    OK.. fishing around a bit b4 the game and found out some milestones will be met 2nite.

    In his 1st AB Bonds will Tie Ernie Banks for 38th all-time on the AB's List
    If he gets 2 hits, he'll tie George Sisler for 42nd all-time in hits
    Also will Tie and pass Al Kaline for 14th all-time in Games played during the series

    And if Jr can get 7 RBI's he'll tie Goose Goslin for 24th all time
    The Big one, if Jr hits 3 HR's in the series he will Tie Reggie Jackson for 10th all-time

    4 Hrs for Dunn to reach 200 in his Career

    Id forgotten about the milestone tracker lol...duh.. its cool though.. some stuff going on behind the scenes this week.
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    Re: 8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    I like this line up and I hope Griff and Dunn make their milestones. Bonds can make the games or AB's, but no offense related ones.

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    Re: 8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    has Dunn been dropped to #5 because he's not a contact hitter? or am i missing something there?
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    Re: 8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    Quote Originally Posted by Ravenlord
    has Dunn been dropped to #5 because he's not a contact hitter? or am i missing something there?
    The answer seems to be Jerry likes Hattie at #2, and Junior has to bat #3.

    I cant say I disagree about the former, and with him starting to heat up, the latter. Edwin should bat 4th, so that leaves 5th. Not a demotion by any means, just a potent lineup.
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    K's too much to bat higher.. besides.. this lineup has worked... should leave it alone.
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    Re: 8/24 Gamethread vs. Giants.. Begin the West Coast Trip

    Quote Originally Posted by GridironGrace
    K's too much to bat higher...
    what does that mean.....


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